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Contains:  NGC 6645, M 25, IC 4725, IC 4715, Omega nebula, M 17, NGC 6618, M 18, NGC 6613, M 16, Eagle nebula, NGC 6611, NGC 6604, IC 1284, NGC 6595, IC 4701, The star γSct
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Messier 16 and 17, 


            Jörg Möllmann
Messier 16 and 17

Messier 16 and 17

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Vixen FL55SS

Imaging camera:Canon EOS 6Da

Mount:Sky Watcher Star Adventure

Guiding telescope or lens:MGEN mit 50mm Sucher

Focal reducer:Vixen Flattener/Reducer for FL55SS


Resolution: 3500x2337

Dates:May 13, 2019

Frames: 29x180" ISO1600

Integration: 1.4 hours

Flats: ~30

Flat darks: ~30

Avg. Moon age: 8.97 days

Avg. Moon phase: 66.52%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 2.00

Temperature: 12.00 job: 2733504

RA center: 275.728 degrees

DEC center: -15.615 degrees

Pixel scale: 8.799 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 97.080 degrees

Field radius: 5.143 degrees

Locations: La Palma, Puntagorda, Spain

Data source: Traveller



Jörg Möllmann
License: None (All rights reserved)

Sky plot

Sky plot


Messier 16 and 17, 


            Jörg Möllmann