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Eagle Nebula (M16), 



    
        

            Charles R. Wright
Eagle Nebula (M16)
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Eagle Nebula (M16)

Eagle Nebula (M16), 



    
        

            Charles R. Wright
Eagle Nebula (M16)
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Eagle Nebula (M16)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Astro-Tech AT8IN

Imaging cameras: ATIK 383L+ Mono

Mounts: iOptron CEM60 CEM60

Guiding cameras: ASI290MM

Focal reducers: Baader Planetarium MPCC Mark III

Software: INDI/Ekos

Filters: Astrodon Blue Gen II  ·  Astrodon Green Gen II  ·  Astrodon Red Gen II  ·  Astrodon Lum Gen II

Accessory: MoonLite Telescope Accessories CR Newtonian focuser with stepper motor


Dates:Sept. 19, 2020

Frames:
Astrodon Blue Gen II: 6x300" -10C bin 1x1
Astrodon Green Gen II: 6x300" -10C bin 1x1
Astrodon Lum Gen II: 6x180" -10C bin 1x1
Astrodon Red Gen II: 6x300" -10C bin 1x1

Integration: 1.8 hours

Darks: ~100

Flats: ~100

Bias: ~500

Avg. Moon age: 2.36 days

Avg. Moon phase: 6.19%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 1.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3880748

RA center: 18h 18' 45"

DEC center: -13° 48' 50"

Pixel scale: 1.371 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 87.922 degrees

Field radius: 0.800 degrees


Resolution: 3354x2529

Locations: Hill House, Strafford, VT, United States

Data source: Backyard

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Eagle Nebula (M16), 



    
        

            Charles R. Wright