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Contains:  Omega nebula, M 17, NGC 6618, M 16, Eagle nebula, NGC 6611
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M16 and M17 wide field, 


M16 and M17 wide field

M16 and M17 wide field

Technical card

Resolution: 3308x2464

Dates:June 1, 2015

Baader Blue 2": 10x60" -20C bin 1x1
Baader Green 2": 10x60" -20C bin 1x1
Baader L 2'': 55x60" -20C bin 1x1
Baader Red 2": 10x60" -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 1.4 hours

Flats: ~10

Bias: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 13.60 days

Avg. Moon phase: 98.46% job: 655966

RA center: 275.008 degrees

DEC center: -14.982 degrees

Pixel scale: 3.415 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 110.408 degrees

Field radius: 1.957 degrees

Locations: Szekszard - Hungary, Szekszard, Hungary


The first of many images on my trip to Hungary. The latitude opens up a multitude of new Messiers for me, shame that the full moon causes some minor complications. EQ3 was pretty banged up after a 3 day car trip, so even 1 minute subs proved difficult before I adjusted it. Still, you can see the Pillars in this!



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Sky plot

Sky plot


M16 and M17 wide field,