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Contains:  Omega nebula, M 17, NGC 6618
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Messier 17 - Omega Nebula, 





    
        

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Messier 17 - Omega Nebula

Messier 17 - Omega Nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 2068x2561

Dates:Aug. 8, 2019

Frames: 20x120" -10C bin 1x1

Integration: 0.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 8.16 days

Avg. Moon phase: 58.25%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 8.00

Mean FWHM: 9.50

Temperature: 24.00

Astrometry.net job: 2853386

RA center: 275.206 degrees

DEC center: -16.206 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.628 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 2.838 degrees

Field radius: 0.287 degrees

Locations: Atomic Observatory, Canada, Canada

Data source: Backyard

Description

Bok globules and dust can be seen at the surface of the Omega nebula.

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Messier 17 - Omega Nebula, 





    
        

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