Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Serpens (Ser)  ·  Contains:  Eagle nebula  ·  M 16  ·  NGC 6611
M16 the Eagle Nebula, 



    
        

            Mark Forteath
M16 the Eagle Nebula
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M16 the Eagle Nebula

M16 the Eagle Nebula, 



    
        

            Mark Forteath
M16 the Eagle Nebula
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M16 the Eagle Nebula

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
William Optics Star 71 II
Mounts
SkyWatcher EQ6R Pro
Filters
ZWO Ha 1.25" · ZWO OIII 1.25" 7nm · ZWO SII 1.25" 7 nm
Accessories
Orion Dew Zapper Orion Controller and Heating Bands
Software
DeepSkyStacker (DSS) deepskystacker · PixInsight · PHD 2 · APT · Adobe Systems Inc. Photoshop CC 2019
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
William Optics 50mm Guidescope
Guiding Cameras
ZWO ASI290MC

Acquisition details

Dates:
May 29, 2019 ·  May 31, 2019 ·  June 2, 2019
Frames:
ZWO Ha 1.25": 157x180" (7h 51') (gain: 139.00) -27C bin 1x1
ZWO OIII 1.25" 7nm: 57x180" (2h 51') (gain: 139.00) -27C bin 1x1
ZWO SII 1.25" 7 nm: 57x180" (2h 51') (gain: 139.00) -27C bin 1x1
Integration:
13h 33'
Darks:
80
Bias:
400
Avg. Moon age:
26.61 days
Avg. Moon phase:
11.66%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
4.00
Temperature:
6.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2728180

RA center: 18h18m48s.10

DEC center: -13°5616

Pixel scale: 2.259 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 358.609 degrees

Field radius: 1.251 degrees

Resolution: 3252x2304

Locations: Home Observatory, Wynyard, Tasmania, Australia

Data source: Backyard

Description

M16 the Eagle Nebula in the Hubble Palette.

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M16 the Eagle Nebula, 



    
        

            Mark Forteath