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Contains:  Omega nebula, M 17, NGC 6618
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M17 Omega Nebula, 


            Carl Weber
M17 Omega Nebula

M17 Omega Nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 2145x1780

Dates:Aug. 16, 2018

Frames: 78x300"

Integration: 6.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 5.60 days

Avg. Moon phase: 31.49% job: 2238867

RA center: 275.202 degrees

DEC center: -16.129 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.292 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 259.720 degrees

Field radius: 0.888 degrees

Locations: SkyStar Observatory, Ramona, CA, United States

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility


Summertime classic. Had to catch it between some trees. Unguided



Carl Weber

Sky plot

Sky plot


M17 Omega Nebula, 


            Carl Weber