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M 16, Eagle Nebula with "The Pillars of Creation", 




    

        Steve Cooper
M 16, Eagle Nebula with "The Pillars of Creation"

M 16, Eagle Nebula with "The Pillars of Creation"

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Resolution: 2652x1635

Frames: Ha 3nm: 7x1200" bin 1x1

Integration: 2.3 hours

Astrometry.net job: 2191220

RA center: 274.707 degrees

DEC center: -13.834 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.745 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 90.256 degrees

Field radius: 0.323 degrees

Data source: Traveller

Description

Narrow band Eagle Nebula taken with an Astrodon 3nm Ha filter.
7 X 20 min Exposure time.
SBIG STXL 6303 camera/ FW8G/ AO-X and AT 16RCT telescope with AP 27 TVPH reducer.
AP 1200 mount. Frames acquired with MaxIm DL 6, calibrated and combined in CCD Stack2. Processed with PixInsight 1.8.
Stardust Ranch, Okeechobee FL

"The heavens are declaring the glory of God, and their expanse shows the work of his hands."
Psalm 19:1

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M 16, Eagle Nebula with "The Pillars of Creation", 




    

        Steve Cooper