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Contains:  M 16, Eagle nebula, NGC 6611

Image of the day 08/12/2019

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    M16 in SHO - First Light from Backyard Obs, 





    
        

            Ignacio Diaz Bobillo
    M16 in SHO - First Light from Backyard Obs

    M16 in SHO - First Light from Backyard Obs

    Technical card

    Resolution: 2453x1840

    Dates:Aug. 3, 2019Aug. 4, 2019Aug. 5, 2019

    Frames:
    Astrodon Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 H-alpha 3 nm: 29x600" -35C bin 1x1
    Astrodon Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 OIII 3 nm: 27x600" -35C bin 1x1
    Astrodon Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 SII 3 nm: 35x600" -35C bin 1x1

    Integration: 15.2 hours

    Darks: ~45

    Bias: ~200

    Avg. Moon age: 3.89 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 16.78%

    Astrometry.net job: 2845372

    RA center: 274.730 degrees

    DEC center: -13.841 degrees

    Pixel scale: 0.888 arcsec/pixel

    Orientation: 4.028 degrees

    Field radius: 0.378 degrees

    Locations: Home backyard, General Pacheco, Buenos Aires, Argentina

    Data source: Backyard

    Description

    This is the first image acquisition from my newly built roll-off observatory. Still working on a more complete automation, but already fully enjoying its easy of use... and the better pier mechanics!

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    ignacio_db
    Ignacio Diaz Bobillo
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      M16 in SHO - First Light from Backyard Obs, 





    
        

            Ignacio Diaz Bobillo
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      M16 in SHO - First Light from Backyard Obs, 





    
        

            Ignacio Diaz Bobillo
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    B

    A tiny bit more contrasty.

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    M16 in SHO - First Light from Backyard Obs, 





    
        

            Ignacio Diaz Bobillo