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M16 - Pillars of Creation (Starless Version), 


            Frank Breslawski

M16 - Pillars of Creation (Starless Version)

Technical card

Resolution: 1501x960

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 job: 2166511

Locations: Home, Bergisches Land, Germany

Data source: Backyard


I made some starless version of the famous pillars of creation. Really like it, how the pillars are emphasized using that method. :-) This looks a bit like an upcoming thunderstorm...



Frank Breslawski
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike Creative Commons


M16 - Pillars of Creation (Starless Version), 


            Frank Breslawski