Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Sagittarius (Sgr)  ·  Contains:  M 17  ·  NGC 6618  ·  Omega nebula
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M17 - Omega Nebula, 



    
        

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M17 - Omega Nebula
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M17 - Omega Nebula
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: IAS AK3

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI 294MC Pro

Mounts: IAS AK3

Guiding telescopes or lenses: IAS AK3

Guiding cameras: Lodestar X2

Software: Photoshop CC  ·  Astro Photography Tool - APT  ·  PixInsight 1.8.6 Ripley  ·  PHD2 Guiding  ·  Cartes du Ciel

Filters: Astronomik L 2


Dates:May 5, 2019

Frames:Astronomik L 2: 27x300" (2h 15') (gain: 120.00) -10C bin 1x1

Integration: 2h 15'

Darks: 71

Flats: 30

Flat darks: 30

Avg. Moon age: 0.54 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.32%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 1.00

Mean SQM: 21.80


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2770938

RA center: 18h21m01s.9

DEC center: -16°1127

Pixel scale: 0.502 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 180.549 degrees

Field radius: 0.345 degrees


Resolution: 4096x2774

Locations: IAS Observatory Hakos, Hakos, Namibia

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M17 - Omega Nebula, 



    
        

            Martin Junius