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Contains:  M 16, Eagle nebula, NGC 6611
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Messier 16 - The Eagle Nebula, 


            Salvatore Grasso
Messier 16 - The Eagle Nebula

Messier 16 - The Eagle Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Astro-Tech RC8

Imaging camera:SBIG ST-8300M

Mount:Orion USA Atlas

Guiding telescope or lens:William Optics ZS80IIED

Guiding camera:Meade DSI C

Filter:Astrodon Tru-Balance Generation 2 E-Series - LRGB

Resolution: 2000x1540

Dates:May 7, 2013

Frames: 37x360"

Integration: 3.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 27.17 days

Avg. Moon phase: 6.16% job: 689681

RA center: 274.723 degrees

DEC center: -13.847 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.070 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 167.910 degrees

Field radius: 0.375 degrees


Taken at the Chiefland Astronomy village under magnitude 6.5+ Skies



Salvatore Grasso
License: Attribution-NoDerivs Creative Commons

Sky plot

Sky plot


Messier 16 - The Eagle Nebula, 


            Salvatore Grasso