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Contains:  M 17, NGC 6618, Omega nebula
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M17 Omega/Swan Nebula, 


            Russell Valentine
M17 Omega/Swan Nebula
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M17 Omega/Swan Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Celestron Guidescope

Imaging camera:Canon T3i 600D Canon 600d

Mount:StarSync Tracker SSTEQ25

Guiding telescope or lens:Meade 8X50 finder scope


Dates:June 29, 2019

Frames: 27x240"

Integration: 1.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 26.02 days

Avg. Moon phase: 13.31%

Basic astrometry details job: 2773422

RA center: 18h 20' 53"

DEC center: -16° 10' 40"

Pixel scale: 4.326 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 2.302 degrees

Field radius: 1.219 degrees

Resolution: 1717x1080

Locations: Farpoint, Eskridge, Kansas, United States

Data source: Backyard



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License: Attribution Creative Commons

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M17 Omega/Swan Nebula, 


            Russell Valentine