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


            Salvatore Grasso
Messier 16 - The Eagle Nebula
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Messier 16 - The Eagle Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Astro-Tech RC8

Imaging cameras: SBIG ST-8300M

Mounts: Orion USA Atlas

Guiding telescopes or lenses: William Optics ZS80IIED

Guiding cameras: Meade DSI C

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

Dates:May 7, 2013

Frames: 37x360"

Integration: 3.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 27.17 days

Avg. Moon phase: 6.16%

Basic astrometry details job: 689681

RA center: 18h 18' 53"

DEC center: -13° 50' 49"

Pixel scale: 1.070 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 167.910 degrees

Field radius: 0.375 degrees

Resolution: 2000x1540


Taken at the Chiefland Astronomy village under magnitude 6.5+ Skies



Salvatore Grasso
License: Attribution-NoDerivs Creative Commons

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Messier 16 - The Eagle Nebula, 


            Salvatore Grasso