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Contains:  M 16, Eagle nebula, NGC 6611
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Eagle Nebula (M16) in HOO, 


            Dan Gallo
Eagle Nebula (M16) in HOO

Technical card

Resolution: 4051x3063

Dates:July 5, 2019

Baader f/2 Highspeed 2" H-Alpha Filter: 30x120" -15C bin 1x1
Baader f/2 Highspeed 2" OIII Filter: 15x120" -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 1.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 3.04 days

Avg. Moon phase: 10.10%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 8.00 job: 2783604

RA center: 274.746 degrees

DEC center: -13.860 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.268 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 26.865 degrees

Field radius: 0.894 degrees

Data source: Backyard


I tried a different color combination for this one, to get more of a blue color, similar to SHO combination.
I didn’t manage to get much OIII data (the nebula disappeared behind some trees!) so it was quite weak compared to the Ha data.



Dan Gallo
License: None (All rights reserved)

Sky plot

Sky plot


Eagle Nebula (M16) in HOO, 


            Dan Gallo

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