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Contains:  M 16, Eagle nebula, NGC 6611
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The Eagle Nebula, 





    
        

            HaydenAstro(NZ)
The Eagle Nebula

The Eagle Nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 2660x1856

Dates:Aug. 31, 2019

Frames: 75x60"

Integration: 1.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 1.26 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.77%

Astrometry.net job: 2893724

RA center: 18h 18' 58"

DEC center: -13° 51' 0"

Pixel scale: 1.363 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 347.865 degrees

Field radius: 0.614

Locations: Backyard, Lower Hutt, Wellington, New Zealand

Data source: Backyard

Description

First proper attempt at the Eagle Nebula, using exposures from over the past two nights. Had star trailing problems shooting this object, likely due to my balancing and weight distribution, so image and stars are not exactly pinpoint here.

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HaydenWatson
HaydenAstro(NZ)
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