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


            Marcel Drechsler
Eagle Nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 2293x1604

Dates:Aug. 9, 2016June 30, 2017July 5, 2017July 30, 2017

Baader f/2 Highspeed 2" H-Alpha Filter: 150x80" (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 1x1
Baader f/2 Highspeed 2" OIII Filter: 192x50" (gain: 139.00) bin 1x1
Baader f/2 Highspeed 2" SII Filter: 144x80" (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 1x1
Baader Luminance 2": 85x55" ISO1600

Integration: 10.5 hours

Darks: ~20

Flats: ~42

Flat darks: ~20

Bias: ~20

Avg. Moon age: 7.96 days

Avg. Moon phase: 54.91%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 3.00 job: 1673655

RA center: 274.707 degrees

DEC center: -13.836 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.264 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 96.320 degrees

Field radius: 0.491 degrees

Locations: Sternwarte am Bärenstein, Bärenstein, Sachsen, Germany


H-alpha, SII, OIII, R, G, B Image



Marcel Drechsler
License: Attribution-NoDerivs Creative Commons

Sky plot

Sky plot


Eagle Nebula, 


            Marcel Drechsler