Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Serpens (Ser)  ·  Contains:  Eagle nebula  ·  M 16  ·  NGC 6611
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M16 - Eagle Nebula, 



    
        

            Dustin Smith
M16 - Eagle Nebula
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M16 - Eagle Nebula, 



    
        

            Dustin Smith
M16 - Eagle Nebula
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Explore Scientific 127mm ED APO

Imaging cameras: SBIG STF8000M

Mounts: Astro-Physics Mach1 GTO CP3

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion ST80

Guiding cameras: Lodestar X2

Focal reducers: Explore Scientific 3" 0.7x Reducer/Flattener

Software: MaxIm DL Pro 6

Filters: Baader Planetarium Green 36mm  ·  Baader Planetarium Blue 36mm  ·  Baader Planetarium Red 36mm  ·  Astrodon 5nm Ha 36mm


Dates:Sept. 14, 2016

Frames:
Astrodon 5nm Ha 36mm: 8x1200" (2h 40') -5C bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium Blue 36mm: 10x60" (10') -5C bin 2x2
Baader Planetarium Green 36mm: 10x60" (10') -5C bin 2x2
Baader Planetarium Red 36mm: 10x60" (10') -5C bin 2x2

Integration: 3h 10'

Darks: 30

Flats: 30

Bias: 30

Avg. Moon age: 12.26 days

Avg. Moon phase: 93.04%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1243201

RA center: 18h18m54s

DEC center: -13°5024

Pixel scale: 1.605 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 135.068 degrees

Field radius: 0.628 degrees


Resolution: 2292x1638

Locations: GMARS, Landers, CA, United States

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M16 - Eagle Nebula, 



    
        

            Dustin Smith