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M16 The Eagle Nebula, 



    
        

            John Kanouse
M16 The Eagle Nebula
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M16 The Eagle Nebula

M16 The Eagle Nebula, 



    
        

            John Kanouse
M16 The Eagle Nebula
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M16 The Eagle Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Astro-Tech 80EDT

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI 183MM Pro Cooled

Mounts: SkyWatcher EQ6-R Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: ZWO 60/280 Guiderscope

Guiding cameras: ZWO Optical ASI120MM MINI

Focal reducers: Astro Tech 0.8x Reducer/Flattener

Software: Adobe Phosotshop CC 2020  ·  DeepSky Stacker 3.3.3 Deep Sky Stacker 3.3.3

Filters: Antlia OIII 3.5nm 1.25"  ·  Antlia SII 3.5nm 1.25"  ·  Antlia Ha 3.5nm 1.25"

Accessory: ZWO EAF Electronic Auto Focuser  ·  ZWO EFW 8 1.25"


Dates:June 3, 2020

Frames: 203x300" (16h 55')

Integration: 16h 55'

Avg. Moon age: 12.19 days

Avg. Moon phase: 92.68%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3584884

RA center: 18h18m59s.3

DEC center: -13°5125

Pixel scale: 1.282 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 40.734 degrees

Field radius: 0.664 degrees


Resolution: 3012x2196

Data source: Backyard

Description

The Eagle Nebula taken over 3 nights.

68 x 5 min Ha

68 x 5 min O3

67 x 5 min S2

Total integration of 16 hours, 55 minutes

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M16 The Eagle Nebula, 



    
        

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