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M16 Pillars, 





    
        

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M16 Pillars

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:The Liverpool Telescope

Imaging camera:RATCam

Software:DeepSkyStacker

Filters:SDSS-RBessell-VBessell-B

Resolution: 620x613

Dates:June 21, 2012

Frames: 36x60"

Integration: 0.6 hours

Avg. Moon age: 1.76 days

Avg. Moon phase: 3.45%

Astrometry.net job: 342556

Locations: Roque de los Muchachos Observatory, Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain

Description

A mosaic of the pillars in M16
Just red filter
Starless

Acknowledgements
This image was made based on observations made with the Liverpool Telescope operated on the island of La Palma by Liverpool John Moores University in the Spanish Observatorio del Roque de los Muchachos of the Instituto de Astrofisica de Canarias with financial support from the UK Science and Technology Facilities Council.

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