Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Contains:  Eagle nebula  ·  M 16  ·  NGC 6611
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Eagle Nebula (Messier 16) , 



    
        

            Miles Zhou
Eagle Nebula (Messier 16)
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Eagle Nebula (Messier 16)

Imaging telescopes or lenses: RCOS 14.5"

Imaging cameras: SBIG STX 16803

Mounts: Paramount-ME

Software: Adobe Lightroom CC  ·  Adobe Photoshop CC  ·  PixInsight for Mac

Filters: Astrodon RGB  ·  Astrodon 5nm Halpha  ·  Astrodon luminance filter


Dates:June 30, 2017July 19, 2017

Frames:
Astrodon 5nm Halpha: 7x1200" -25C bin 1x1
Astrodon LRGB Gen2 E-Series Tru-Balance Filters: 24x1200" -25C bin 1x1

Integration: 10.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 15.97 days

Avg. Moon phase: 32.79%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1677045

RA center: 18h 18' 48"

DEC center: -13° 48' 57"

Pixel scale: 0.550 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 13.603 degrees

Field radius: 0.443 degrees


Resolution: 4096x4095

Locations: Deep Sky West, Rowe, New Mexico, United States

Description

Eagle Nebula, also known as Messier 16, is a conspicuous region of active star formation, appearing in the constellation Serpens Cauda. This is an HaRGB partial rendering; more data will be collected and integrated.

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