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



    
        

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M16 Eagle Nebula
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M16 Eagle Nebula

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M16 Eagle Nebula, 



    
        

            John Burns
M16 Eagle Nebula
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M16 Eagle Nebula

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: SkyWatcher Quattro Newton 254 f4

Imaging cameras: SBIG ST-8300M

Mounts: Skywatcher NEQ6 PRO

Focal reducers: Skywatcher F4 aplanatic coma corrector

Software: PHD Guiding  ·  Adobe Photoshop 6 CS  ·  Cyanogen Maxim DL 6 Pro

Filters: H-Alpha Filter  ·  Baader UHC-S Nebula-Filter 2"

Accessory: SkyWatcher FW5 - Filter Wheel  ·  Kendrick Digifire 10 Dew Heater  ·  KW Telescope Qhy5 CCD Guider


Dates:Sept. 23, 2014

Frames: 20x200" (1h 6' 40")

Integration: 1h 6' 40"

Avg. Moon age: 28.83 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.56%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 426745

RA center: 18h 18' 53"

DEC center: -13° 50' 45"

Pixel scale: 0.770 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 106.319 degrees

Field radius: 0.641 degrees


Resolution: 4800x3600

Description

H-Alpha image of the Eagle Nebula

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M16 Eagle Nebula, 



    
        

            John Burns