Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Serpens (Ser)  ·  Contains:  Eagle nebula  ·  M 16  ·  NGC 6611
Eagle nebula in H-Alpha, 



    
        

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Eagle nebula in H-Alpha
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Eagle nebula in H-Alpha

Eagle nebula in H-Alpha, 



    
        

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Eagle nebula in H-Alpha

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron C8 XLT

Imaging cameras: Atik 383L+

Mounts: CGEM

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Celestron C8 XLT

Guiding cameras: meade DSI Pro II Mono

Focal reducers: Meade f/6.3 FR/FF

Software: photoshop  ·  Diffraction Limited MaxIm DL 5 Pro  ·  CCDStack 2

Filters: Baader Planetarium Ha 7nm

Accessory: AstroZap Dew Control  ·  Atik OAG  ·  Atik Manual filterwheel


Dates:Sept. 4, 2015

Frames: 54x600" (9h)

Integration: 9h

Avg. Moon age: 21.21 days

Avg. Moon phase: 59.95%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 766057

RA center: 18h19m02s

DEC center: -13°4800

Orientation: -52.437 degrees

Field radius: 0.563 degrees


Resolution: 3362x2537

Locations: Durbanville, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa

Description

9 Hours worth of Hydrogen Alpha photons :-)

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Eagle nebula in H-Alpha, 



    
        

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