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Contains:  M 16, Eagle nebula, NGC 6611
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Eagle Nebula - M16, 


            Nicholas Jones
Eagle Nebula - M16

Eagle Nebula - M16

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Takahashi TOA 130

Imaging camera:FLI Microline ML16200

Mount:Astro-Physics AP1100 gto

Guiding telescope or lens:Takahashi TOA 130

Guiding camera:Starlight Xpress Loadestar X2

Software:CCDStack 2

Filter:Astrodon LRGB2

Accessory:Astrodon MonsterMOAG Off-Axis Guider

Resolution: 4372x3468

Dates:April 23, 2017

Frames: 55x240"

Integration: 3.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 26.18 days

Avg. Moon phase: 12.18% job: 1555121

RA center: 274.710 degrees

DEC center: -13.677 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.232 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.322 degrees

Field radius: 0.955 degrees

Data source: Own remote observatory


Location: Coonabarabran area, NSW, Australia
Date: 23 April 2017
Scope: Takahashi 130 TOA NBF refractor, focal length 1000 mm
Camera: mono ML16200 with a Loadstar X2 on an Astrodon MOAG off-axis guider.
Software: Sequence Generator Pro
11 x 240 sec RGB, 25 x 240 sec lum using Astrodon filters, 11 x 480 sec hydrogen alpha 3nm FWHM
Sensor temp: -30



Nicholas Jones
License: None (All rights reserved)

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Eagle Nebula - M16, 


            Nicholas Jones