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M17 in LRGB, 



    
        

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M17 in LRGB
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M17 in LRGB

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: ASA N12

Imaging cameras: SBIG STT 8300M

Mounts: Paramount MX

Guiding telescopes or lenses: ASA N12

Guiding cameras: SBIG STT 8300M

Software: Software Bisque The Sky X Pro  ·  Photoshop CS5  ·  CCDStack 2+

Filters: Baader Planetariun LRGB Ha - O3 - S2 38mm

Accessory: SBIG CFW8G


Dates:Aug. 14, 2014

Frames: 30x300"

Integration: 2.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 19.04 days

Avg. Moon phase: 80.69%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 341601

RA center: 18h 21' 2"

DEC center: -16° 11' 42"

Pixel scale: 2.106 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 75.823 degrees

Field radius: 0.615 degrees


Resolution: 620x468

Locations: Home Observatory, Werribee, Victoria, Australia

Description

Another version of M17, this time in traditional LRGB.

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M17 in LRGB, 



    
        

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