Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Serpens (Ser)  ·  Contains:  Eagle nebula  ·  M 16  ·  NGC 6611
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The Pillars of Creation in M16, 



    
        

            Ivaylo Stoynov
The Pillars of Creation in M16
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The Pillars of Creation in M16

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi TOA-130

Imaging cameras: QHYCCD QHY 22

Software: PHD guiding  ·  PixInsight PixInsinght 1.8 RC7  ·  APT - Astro Photography Tool

Filters: Baader Planetarium Ha 7nm 2"  ·  Baader Planetarium OIII 8.5nm 2"

Accessory: Brightstar Quantum Electronic Filter Wheel 7x2"  ·  Brightstar Advanced OAG


Dates:July 11, 2015July 13, 2015July 18, 2015July 19, 2015

Frames:
Baader Planetarium Ha 7nm 2": 27x600" -35C bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium OIII 8.5nm 2": 5x900" -30C bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium OIII 8.5nm 2": 23x600" -35C bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium SII 8nm 2'': 5x900" -30C

Integration: 10.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 14.36 days

Avg. Moon phase: 11.52%

Temperature: 11.50


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 701865

RA center: 18h 18' 55"

DEC center: -13° 49' 48"

Orientation: 151.555 degrees

Field radius: 0.307 degrees


Resolution: 1325x800

Locations: Nedelkovo, near Sofia, Bulgaria

Data source: Backyard

Description

Revision A is made by total 8.3 Ha and OIII (10 min exposures) gathered in 11, 12 and 13 of July.

Revision B uses additional OIII and SII (15 min exposures) gathered in 18 and 19 of July.

Imaged is cropped to highlight the Pillars :)

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Revisions

  • The Pillars of Creation in M16, 



    
        

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    Original
  • Final
    The Pillars of Creation in M16, 



    
        

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    B

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The Pillars of Creation in M16, 



    
        

            Ivaylo Stoynov