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Contains:  Eagle nebula, M 16, NGC 6611
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Pillars of creation in Eagle Nebula (Messier 16), 



    
        

            Henning Schmidt
Pillars of creation in Eagle Nebula (Messier 16)
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Pillars of creation in Eagle Nebula (Messier 16)

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Dates:Sept. 9, 2015July 23, 2019

Frames:
Baader Planetarium H 1.25", Ha 7nm: 8x600" (gain: 20.00) -25C
RGB: 10x180" ISO1600 -15C

Integration: 1.8 hours

Darks: ~100

Bias: ~200

Avg. Moon age: 23.41 days

Avg. Moon phase: 38.84%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3229115

RA center: 18h 18' 52"

DEC center: -13° 51' 14"

Pixel scale: 0.209 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 355.029 degrees

Field radius: 0.192 degrees


Resolution: 5500x3672

Locations: Home observatory, Rostock, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany

Data source: Backyard

Description

Pillars of creation in Eagle Nebula (Messier 16), Composite with Halpha (QHY 183M from 23.07.2019) and RGB (Canon 700da cooled from 09.09.2015), Objective: Meade SC LX200 GPS 12".
Object max. only 20 degree high here, so a lot of aberration.

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Pillars of creation in Eagle Nebula (Messier 16), 



    
        

            Henning Schmidt