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Contains:  Omega nebula, M 17, NGC 6618, M 18, NGC 6613, M 16, Eagle nebula, NGC 6611, NGC 6603, IC 4701
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Omega and Eagle Widefield, 


            Jirair Afarian
Omega and Eagle Widefield

Omega and Eagle Widefield

Technical card

Resolution: 4928x3268

Dates:June 6, 2019

Frames: 44x60" (gain: 90.00) bin 1x1

Integration: 0.7 hours

Darks: ~30

Flats: ~40

Avg. Moon age: 3.31 days

Avg. Moon phase: 11.91%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00

Mean FWHM: 4.75

Temperature: 13.00 job: 2732403

RA center: 274.471 degrees

DEC center: -15.433 degrees

Pixel scale: 3.983 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 126.955 degrees

Field radius: 3.271 degrees

Locations: Home Observatory, Richmond Hill, Ontario, Canada

Data source: Backyard


Again low in the sky facing heavy light pollution. Only 45 min exposure on this image. Wanted to test the RedCat to see what it can do in terms of capturing these nebulae and the scope of it's widefield capabilities. So far I'm really happy with what I see.



Jirair Afarian
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Omega and Eagle Widefield, 


            Jirair Afarian