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Contains:  M 16, Eagle nebula, NGC 6611
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Eagle Nebula (Ha)

Technical card

Resolution: 2454x2022

Dates:May 22, 2018May 23, 2018May 24, 2018June 1, 2018June 6, 2018

Frames:Astrodon 5nm Ha: 35x1200" -5C bin 1x1

Integration: 11.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 13.13 days

Avg. Moon phase: 67.66% job: 2121107

RA center: 274.746 degrees

DEC center: -13.844 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.869 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 90.970 degrees

Field radius: 0.384 degrees

Locations: Backyard, Magnolia, TX, United States

Data source: Backyard


This was originally intended to be HaOIIIRGB but, as has often been the case this Spring, the weather didn't cooperate and I ran out of time. Even so, I like how the Ha-only version turned out.



John Renaud

Sky plot

Sky plot


Eagle Nebula (Ha), 


            John Renaud