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M16 - Pillars of Creation, 



    
        

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M16 - Pillars of Creation
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M16 - Pillars of Creation

M16 - Pillars of Creation, 



    
        

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M16 - Pillars of Creation
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M16 - Pillars of Creation

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Skywatcher 305/1500 305mm/1500mm
Imaging Cameras
QHYCCD QHY 11
Mounts
SkyWatcher EQ8 Pro
Filters
Baader Planetarium H-Alpha 6nm · Baader Planetarium Sulphur II 6.5nm · Baader Planetarium O-III 7 nm
Accessories
Astronomy Academy 300mm ELFLAT · Astronomy Academy OAG · Baader Planerarium Baader MPCC Mark II
Software
Adobe Inc Photoshop CC · PHD 2 · Sequence Generator Pro · PixInsight
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Skywatcher 305/1500 305mm/1500mm
Guiding Cameras
QHY CCD QHY 5 L-II mono

Acquisition details

Dates:
Sept. 22, 2020
Frames:
Baader Planetarium H-Alpha 6nm: 9x900" (2h 15') -15C bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium O-III 7 nm: 25x900" (6h 15') -10C bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium Sulphur II 6.5nm: 9x900" (2h 15') -10C bin 1x1
Integration:
10h 45'
Darks:
60
Flats:
30
Bias:
90
Avg. Moon age:
5.72 days
Avg. Moon phase:
32.68%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
6.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4191650

RA center: 18h18m49s.7

DEC center: -13°5334

Pixel scale: 1.223 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.649 degrees

Field radius: 0.704 degrees

Resolution: 3168x2670

Locations: Home Observatory, Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Data source: Backyard

Description

I thought ide undertake a Milestone on a image I took way back in 2009.

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M16 - Pillars of Creation, 



    
        

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