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M16 and M17 Widefield, 



    
        

            Michael Feigenbaum
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M16 and M17 Widefield

Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
M16 and M17 Widefield, 



    
        

            Michael Feigenbaum
Powered byPixInsight

M16 and M17 Widefield

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Nikkor 180mm ED lens F2.8
Imaging Cameras
Nikon D3100
Software
PixInsight · DSS
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Orion Ultra-mini Guidescope 30mm Ultra-mini Guidescope
Guiding Cameras
ZWO ASI290MM Mini

Acquisition details

Dates:
Sept. 6, 2018
Frames:
50×180(2h 30′)
Integration:
2h 30′
Avg. Moon age:
25.83 days
Avg. Moon phase:
14.72%

RA center: 18h21m21s.100

DEC center: -15°2540.8

Pixel scale: 5.725 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 91.001 degrees

Field radius: 3.208 degrees

WCS transformation: thin plate spline

More info:Open 

Resolution: 3241x2407

File size: 13.4 MB

Locations: Papago Butte, near Maricopa, AZ, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

I piggy-backed my DSLR on my scope to do widefied while I was trying to do my first narrowband imaging. Still having processing issues but that will improve with time... I hope, lol...

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Description: Images don't look quite the same when posted...

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M16 and M17 Widefield, 



    
        

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