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M17 Omega Nebula in Ha, 



    
        

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M17 Omega Nebula in Ha

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M17 Omega Nebula in Ha, 



    
        

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M17 Omega Nebula in Ha

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Edge HD 1100

Imaging cameras: Atik 460EX

Mounts: Celestron CGE-Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: William Optics Finder 50mm

Guiding cameras: Astrolumina ALccd 5.2

Focal reducers: Starizona HyperStar for Celestron EdgeHD 1100

Software: PixInsight  ·  Fitswork  ·  Maxim DL  ·  Straton  ·  PS CS3

Filters: Ha 3.5nm


Dates:Aug. 6, 2015

Frames: 16x300" (1h 20')

Integration: 1h 20'

Avg. Moon age: 21.53 days

Avg. Moon phase: 56.54%


Astrometry.net job: 3471661

RA center: 18h 20' 41"

DEC center: -16° 8' 50"

Pixel scale: 1.676 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.308 degrees

Field radius: 0.817 degrees


Resolution: 2741x2190

Locations: Dachsternwarte, Ingolstadt, Bayern, Germany

Data source: Backyard

Description

06.AUG.2015 - Celestron Edge HD 1100 + Hyperstar + Atik 460EXm

16 x 300s Baader Ha 3.5nm Filter

Picture A: starless version

Picture B: B&W version with stars

Picture C: Ha false color, starless version

Picture D: Ha false color, version with stars

Picture E: B&W version with stars

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