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M16 - The Eagle and the Pillars of Creation , 



    
        

            Oliver Czernetz

M16 - The Eagle and the Pillars of Creation

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M16 - The Eagle and the Pillars of Creation , 



    
        

            Oliver Czernetz

M16 - The Eagle and the Pillars of Creation

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
TS Optics 130/719 Tripplet Superflat APO
Imaging Cameras
Canon EOS 1100 D
Mounts
Skywatcher HEQ5 Pro HEQ5 SynScan
Accessories
MGEN Autoguider
Software
Adobe Photoshop · FITS LIBERATOR · EOS Utility · Deep Sky Stacker 3.3.2 DSS 3.3.2

Acquisition details

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 598519

Resolution: 2093x1502

Description

Messier 16 - The Eagle and the Pillars of Creation

A young open cluster of stars in the constellation Serpens.

Its name derives from its shape that is thought to resemble an eagle. It contains several active star-forming gas and dust regions, including the famous "Pillars of Creation".

HaHaR:G:B)

Ha: 40x300s

RGB: 196x120s

RGB-UHC: 32x180s

RGB from Leibnitz, Austria:

TS Optics 130/719 Tripplet Superflat APO

Canon EOS 1100 D unmodded

Skywatcher HEQ5 Pro HEQ5 SynScan

Lacerta MGEN-2 Autoguider

H-Alpha from Siding Spring Observatory - NSW, Australia

OTA: Planewave 20" (0.51m) CDK, Corrected Dall-Kirkham Astrograph

Aperture: 510mm

Focal Length: 2259mm (focal reducer)

F/Ratio: f/4.4

Mount: Planewave Ascension 200HR

CCD: FLI-PL09000

Data + Image Processing: Oliver Czernetz

Software: Canon EOS Utility, Fits Liberator, Deep Sky Stacker, Fitswork, Adobe PhotoShop CS5 Extended

Hope you like & enjoy, and as always: Feedback highly appreciated. Thanks for looking!

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M16 - The Eagle and the Pillars of Creation , 



    
        

            Oliver Czernetz