Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Serpens (Ser)  ·  Contains:  Eagle nebula  ·  M 16  ·  NGC 6611
M16 in Hubble palette, 



    
        

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M16 in Hubble palette

M16 in Hubble palette, 



    
        

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M16 in Hubble palette
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M16 in Hubble palette

Acquisition details

Dates:
June 14, 2012 ·  June 20, 2012 ·  June 24, 2012
Frames:
Astrodon H-alpha 5nm: 4×1200(1h 20′) -15°C bin 1×1
OIII 3nm: 7×1200(2h 20′) -15°C bin 1×1
SII 3nm: 12×1200(4h) -10°C bin 1×1
Integration:
7h 40′
Darks:
20
Flats:
20
Flat darks:
20
Avg. Moon age:
10.13 days
Avg. Moon phase:
15.22%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 126948

RA center: 18h18m46s.6

DEC center: -13°4626

Pixel scale: 1.212 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 121.845 degrees

Field radius: 0.668 degrees

Resolution: 3196x2356

File size: 3.5 MB

Locations: Driveway, Kingsport, TN, United States

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