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M16 - Eagle Nebula (Reprocess), 



    
        

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M16 - Eagle Nebula (Reprocess)
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M16 - Eagle Nebula (Reprocess)

M16 - Eagle Nebula (Reprocess), 



    
        

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M16 - Eagle Nebula (Reprocess)
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M16 - Eagle Nebula (Reprocess)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Sky-Watcher Explorer 150P

Imaging cameras: Atik 460EX

Mounts: Sky-Watcher HEQ5 PRO

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Sky-Watcher 9x50 Finder Guider

Guiding cameras: Logitech Quickcam Pro 4000

Software: PixInsight LE

Filters: Baader Planetarium B 1.25"  ·  Baader Planetarium G 1.25"  ·  Baader Planetarium R 1.25"  ·  Baader Planetarium L 1.25"

Accessory: ATIK Manual Filter Wheel  ·  Sky-Watcher Coma Corrector 2"


Dates:June 28, 2012

Frames:
Baader Planetarium B 1.25": 3x300" (15') -5C bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium G 1.25": 3x300" (15') -5C bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium L 1.25": 10x300" (50') -5C bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium R 1.25": 3x300" (15') -5C bin 1x1

Integration: 1h 35'

Darks: 20

Flats: 10

Bias: 100

Avg. Moon age: 8.83 days

Avg. Moon phase: 65.12%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 93062

RA center: 18h 19' 10"

DEC center: -13° 48' 54"

Pixel scale: 1.378 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -90.126 degrees

Field radius: 0.674 degrees


Resolution: 2749x2199

Locations: Home Observatory, Central City Balcony, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom

Description

First Light of the Atik 460ex

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M16 - Eagle Nebula (Reprocess), 



    
        

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