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Contains:  Eagle Nebula, IC 4703, Star Queen

The Space Fairy

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses:SkyWatcher 200P

Imaging cameras:ZWO ASI1600MM-COOL Pro

Mounts:Sky-Watcher EQ6R-Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses:ZWO OAG

Guiding cameras:ASI183MM

Software:Pleyades Astrophoto PixInsinght 1.8

Filters:ZWO OIII 1.25" 7nmZWO Ha 1.25" 7nmZWO SII 1.25" 7 nm

Accessory:ZWO Optical ZWO EAF

Dates:June 29, 2020

ZWO Ha 1.25" 7nm: 280x180" (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 1x1
ZWO OIII 1.25" 7nm: 110x180" (gain: 139.00) -21C bin 1x1
ZWO SII 1.25" 7 nm: 80x180" (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 23.5 hours

Darks: ~30

Flats: ~30

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 8.63 days

Avg. Moon phase: 63.16%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 9.00

Basic astrometry details job: 3641655

RA center: 18h 19' 19"

DEC center: -13° 44' 52"

Pixel scale: 0.550 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 98.026 degrees

Field radius: 0.146 degrees

Resolution: 1181x1501

Data source: Backyard


A little love for the Space Fairy (or The Spire) in M16, that is usually outshined by the Pillars, although she's almost twice as tall. 9 light-years tall indeed



Diego Gravinese
License: None (All rights reserved)

Sky plot

Sky plot


The Space Fairy, 


            Diego Gravinese

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