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Contains:  Omega nebula, M 17, NGC 6618, M 18, NGC 6613, IC 4701
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M17 - Omega Nebula, 





    
        

            Dewald
M17 - Omega Nebula

M17 - Omega Nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 1676x1266

Dates:June 8, 2015

Frames: 20x300"

Integration: 1.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 20.89 days

Avg. Moon phase: 63.18%

Astrometry.net job: 661045

RA center: 275.245 degrees

DEC center: -16.247 degrees

Pixel scale: 5.236 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -171.486 degrees

Field radius: 1.527 degrees

Locations: Home, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa

Description

M17 taken with Celestron Advanced VX mount, Astro-Tech 65mm quad, SBIG STF8300 LRGB, autoguided with Orion mini 50mm guidescope and Orion SSAG.
4 x 5 minutes each filter

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M17 - Omega Nebula, 





    
        

            Dewald