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M16, 





    
        

            erdmanpe

M16

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Imaging telescope or lens:Planewave Instruments 24" CDK

Imaging camera:SBIG STX KAF-16803

Guiding telescope or lens:Planewave Instruments 24" CDK

Guiding camera:SBIG STX KAF-16803

Software:MaximDL 5

Filter:Omega Optical 4nm Ha filter

Resolution: 4057x2659

Dates:Oct. 16, 2014

Frames: 14x900"

Integration: 3.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 22.77 days

Avg. Moon phase: 43.42%

Astrometry.net job: 486870

Locations: driveway, Daytona Beach, FL, United States

Description

The famous M16, subject of wonderful HST images, over a couple of nights of not so good seeing (net stellar FWHM ~2.6 arc sec) DDP stretch in Maxim, unsharp mask applied. I tried to preserve a sense of translucence in the central structures, enhancing their ethereal nature .

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M16, 





    
        

            erdmanpe