Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Sagittarius (Sgr)  ·  Contains:  M 17  ·  NGC 6618  ·  Omega nebula
Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
M17 in HOO, 



    
        

            MicRaWi
M17 in HOO
Powered byPixInsight

M17 in HOO

Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
M17 in HOO, 



    
        

            MicRaWi
M17 in HOO
Powered byPixInsight

M17 in HOO

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
SkyWatcher 200/1000 BD
Imaging Cameras
Astrel Instruments AST8300
Mounts
SkyWatcher HEQ5 PRO Goto
Filters
Baader LRGB 1.25'' Filters, Ha, SII, OIII
Accessories
Pal Gyulai f/4 KomaKorrektor
Software
Adobe Lightroom 5.7 · Fitswork 4.47
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
50mm Guidescope 180mm
Guiding Cameras
Lacerta M-Gen II MGEN 2

Acquisition details

Dates:
Aug. 17, 2018 ·  Aug. 18, 2018
Frames:
Integration:
1h 20'
Darks:
38
Avg. Moon age:
7.07 days
Avg. Moon phase:
46.65%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2225378

RA center: 18h20m54s.7

DEC center: -16°1232

Pixel scale: 1.111 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 70.368 degrees

Field radius: 0.614 degrees

Resolution: 3144x2437

Locations: Home, Hornstein, Burgenland, Austria

Data source: Backyard

Description

From my home location, low hanging objects like M17 can be captured only for about 45 minutes during they appear in the small slot between the buildings. M17 moved only slightly above the uphill horizon. Therefore I am happy to manage it recently.

Exposures: 12xHa, 4xOIII all 300s

Mapping: L=R=Ha, G=B=OIII.

Processing in Fitswork and Adobe Lightroom.

Comments

Sky plot

Sky plot

Histogram

M17 in HOO, 



    
        

            MicRaWi