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Contains:  Omega nebula, M 17, NGC 6618

Image of the day 06/05/2018

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    M17 - Deep Sky West Remote Observatory - AP-175, 





    
        

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    M17 - Deep Sky West Remote Observatory - AP-175

    M17 - Deep Sky West Remote Observatory - AP-175

    Link to TIFF/FITS: http://www.deepskywest.com

    Technical card

    Resolution: 2978x3502

    Dates:May 26, 2018

    Frames:
    Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 6x600" bin 1x1
    Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 12x600" bin 1x1
    Astrodon Luminance Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 13x600" bin 1x1
    Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 23x600" bin 1x1

    Integration: 9.0 hours

    Avg. Moon age: 11.81 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 90.42%

    Astrometry.net job: 2073866

    RA center: 18h 20' 40"

    DEC center: -16° 4' 40"

    Pixel scale: 1.056 arcsec/pixel

    Orientation: 1.368 degrees

    Field radius: 0.674

    Data source: Unknown

    Description

    Got the AP-175 back up and running and taking it through it's paces. So far so good!

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