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Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Contains:  Eagle nebula, M 16, NGC 6611
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M16 The eagle nebula, 


            Jens Zippel
M16 The eagle nebula
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M16 The eagle nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: APM Telescopes APM 107/700

Imaging cameras: Atik 460EX Mono

Filters: Ha 5nm

Accessory: MGEN2 mit 9x50 Sucher

Dates:June 7, 2015

Frames: 10x900"

Integration: 2.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 19.82 days

Avg. Moon phase: 73.77%

Basic astrometry details job: 658084

RA center: 18h 19' 36"

DEC center: -13° 51' 18"

Pixel scale: 1.447 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -177.087 degrees

Field radius: 0.515 degrees

Resolution: 1920x1695

Locations: Upper Borg Observatory, Bremen, Bremen, Germany


New start when the moon was not so near to the object anymore.
The 1st image was taken at fiull moon. I had to crop it due to moon reflections caused by the filters.



Jens Zippel
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike Creative Commons


  • M16 The eagle nebula, 


            Jens Zippel
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    M16 The eagle nebula, 


            Jens Zippel

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M16 The eagle nebula, 


            Jens Zippel