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Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Contains:  Eagle nebula, M 16, NGC 6611
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M16 Eagle Nebula, 


M16 Eagle Nebula
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: TS Photon 8" F5

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI1600MM Pro

Mounts: Skywatcher EQ6R Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Omegon Modul Finder 50/230

Guiding cameras: ToupTek GPCMOS02000KPA

Software: Adobe Phosotshop CC  ·  DeepSkyStacker (DSS) 4.1.1 64bit  ·  Stark Labs PHD2 2.6.3  ·  Adobe Lighroom CC  ·  Fitswork 4.47  ·  APT - Astro Photography Tool APT 3.71

Filters: ZWO SII 7nm 36mm  ·  ZWO OIII 7nm 36mm  ·  ZWO Hɑ 7nm 36mm

Accessory: ZWO Filterwheel EFW 7x 36mm

Dates:Sept. 3, 2019

ZWO Hɑ 7nm 36mm: 5x300" (gain: 200.00) -15C bin 1x1
ZWO OIII 7nm 36mm: 5x300" (gain: 200.00) -15C bin 1x1
ZWO SII 7nm 36mm: 5x300" (gain: 200.00) -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 1.2 hours

Darks: ~7

Flats: ~20

Bias: ~20

Avg. Moon age: 4.65 days

Avg. Moon phase: 22.57%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Basic astrometry details job: 2905486

RA center: 18h 19' 5"

DEC center: -13° 51' 7"

Pixel scale: 0.793 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 18.899 degrees

Field radius: 0.603 degrees

Resolution: 4368x3300

Data source: Backyard


This is my first attempt with my new mono cam. I'm still learning to optimize my postprocessing.



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M16 Eagle Nebula,