Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Serpens (Ser)  ·  Contains:  Eagle nebula  ·  M 16  ·  NGC 6611
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M16 Eagle Nebula, 



    
        

            Chuck Manges
M16 Eagle Nebula
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M16 Eagle Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron EdgeHD 1100

Imaging cameras: QHYCCD qhy23

Mounts: Celestron CGEM DX

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Astro-Tech AT65EDQ 65mm f/6.5 ED quadruplet #2

Guiding cameras: QHY5L-II Mono

Focal reducers: Celestron .7x Focal Reducer Celestron f7

Software: Stark Labs Nebulosity 3.1.0  ·  Adobe Photoshop CS6  ·  APT - Astro Photography Tool

Filters: Baader SII 8nm 36mm  ·  Baader L 36mm  ·  Baader H-alpha 7nm 36mm  ·  Baader OIII 8,5nm 36mm  ·  Baader Red, Green, Blue 36mm


Dates:May 24, 2014

Frames:
Baader H-alpha 7nm 36mm: 1x600" -22C bin 2x2
Baader OIII 8,5nm 36mm: 1x600" bin 2x2
Baader SII 8nm 36mm: 1x600" bin 2x2

Integration: 0.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 25.26 days

Avg. Moon phase: 19.28%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 286946

RA center: 18h 18' 52"

DEC center: -13° 50' 2"

Pixel scale: 0.772 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 146.481 degrees

Field radius: 0.183 degrees


Resolution: 620x856

Description

HA- 1x600 (2x2 bin)
OIII- 1x600 (2x2 bin)
SII- 1x600 (2x2 bin)

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M16 Eagle Nebula, 



    
        

            Chuck Manges