Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Sagittarius (Sgr)  ·  Contains:  M 17  ·  NGC 6618  ·  Omega nebula
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Swan Redux (Old Data with H-alpha lum), 



    
        

            Charles Ward
Swan Redux (Old Data with H-alpha lum)
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Swan Redux (Old Data with H-alpha lum)

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Swan Redux (Old Data with H-alpha lum), 



    
        

            Charles Ward
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Swan Redux (Old Data with H-alpha lum)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Orion 8" f/3.9 Newtonian Astrograph

Imaging cameras: QSI 683 wsg-8

Mounts: AVX  ·  Astro-Physics AP1100 gto

Focal reducers: MPCC

Software: PixInsight


Dates:June 21, 2014April 11, 2015

Frames:
Astrodon 3nm Ha: 6x300" (30') bin 1x1
Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 14x120" (28') bin 2x2
Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 13x120" (26') bin 2x2
Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 12x120" (24') bin 2x2

Integration: 1h 48'

Avg. Moon age: 22.69 days

Avg. Moon phase: 44.44%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 629041

RA center: 18h20m23s.8

DEC center: -16°0824

Orientation: -17.180 degrees

Field radius: 0.530 degrees


Resolution: 974x974

Description

Was reprocessing my old swan picture and decided to try merging it with some recent Ha I captured on it. The Ha wasn't intended to be used with this and wasn't aligned, and it's not even an hour of data, but I liked the result quite a bit.

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Swan Redux (Old Data with H-alpha lum), 



    
        

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