Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Serpens (Ser)  ·  Contains:  Eagle Nebula  ·  IC 4703  ·  M 16  ·  NGC 6611  ·  Star Queen
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M16 - Eagle Nebula

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            Brian Peck
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M16 - Eagle Nebula

Technical card

Mounts: iOptron CEM 60

Guiding telescopes or lenses: William Optics GT102 102mm f/6.9 Apo Refractor

Guiding cameras: QHYCCD QHY5 III-178 color

Focal reducers: William Optics Flat6A for GT102

Software: Adobe Phosotshop CC 2018  ·  PixInsight  ·  Main Sequence Software sequence-generator-pro  ·  PHD2 Guiding PHD Autoguider Software

Filters: Astrodon OIII 1.25 3nm  ·  Astrodon SII 1.25 5nm  ·  Astrodon H-a 5 nm

Accessory: ZWO Optical ZWO OAG  ·  ZWO Optical EFW 8x1.25" filter wheel


Dates:June 5, 2019

Frames: 100x300" (8h 20')

Integration: 8h 20'

Avg. Moon age: 2.22 days

Avg. Moon phase: 5.47%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3905823

RA center: 18h 19' 4"

DEC center: -13° 49' 1"

Pixel scale: 0.427 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 11.058 degrees

Field radius: 0.748 degrees


Resolution: 10477x6992

Locations: Blue Canyon, Nyack, CA, United States

Data source: Backyard

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Description: Decided to switch to a modified Hubble pallete and reprocess using a few different techniques.

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