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Contains:  M 16, Eagle nebula, NGC 6611
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M16 - The Eagle Nebula in H-Alpha, 





    
        

            Frank Breslawski
M16 - The Eagle Nebula in H-Alpha

M16 - The Eagle Nebula in H-Alpha

Technical card

Resolution: 2470x3280

Dates:June 20, 2018June 21, 2018

Frames:Astronomik H-Alpha 6nm CCD: 27x600" -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 4.5 hours

Darks: ~50

Flats: ~10

Bias: ~200

Avg. Moon age: 7.95 days

Avg. Moon phase: 55.99%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Astrometry.net job: 2162486

RA center: 274.686 degrees

DEC center: -13.814 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.389 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 21.886 degrees

Field radius: 0.792 degrees

Locations: Home, Bergisches Land, Germany

Data source: Backyard

Description

This is my 100th Astrobin image! Glad to be part of this community with all that great astrophotographers! :-)

This black and white version of the Eagle Nebula was a bit tricky because of a very low moon which disturbed the guiding cam working properly… Five minutes later my guiding scope had a new 30cm long dewshield which helped a lot. :-)

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M16 - The Eagle Nebula in H-Alpha, 





    
        

            Frank Breslawski