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Contains:  M 16, Eagle nebula, NGC 6611
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M 16 Pillars of Creation, 


            Michael Heimbach
M 16 Pillars of Creation

M 16 Pillars of Creation

Technical card

Resolution: 1190x1589

Dates:May 7, 2018

Frames: 29x300"

Integration: 2.4 hours

Avg. Moon age: 21.62 days

Avg. Moon phase: 55.60% job: 2635361

RA center: 274.744 degrees

DEC center: -13.871 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.361 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 18.481 degrees

Field radius: 0.100 degrees

Locations: Gartensternwarte, 52391 Vettweiß, NRW, Germany

Data source: Backyard


The Pillars of Creation ,taken with a 250/ 1250 GSO Newton and 2x drizzeld in DSS.



Michael Heimbach
License: None (All rights reserved)

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M 16 Pillars of Creation, 


            Michael Heimbach