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Wide-field M16 - M17, 135mm, 



    
        

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Wide-field M16 - M17, 135mm

Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
Wide-field M16 - M17, 135mm, 



    
        

            Euripides
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Wide-field M16 - M17, 135mm

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Samyang 135 ED UMC f2

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 77D

Mounts: iOptron SkyGuiderPro

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI 224MC

Software: Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight 1.8

Filters: SkyTech Tri-band clip in


Dates:Aug. 22, 2020Aug. 23, 2020

Frames:SkyTech Tri-band clip in: 75x300" (6h 15') ISO200

Integration: 6h 15'

Avg. Moon age: 4.38 days

Avg. Moon phase: 20.42%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 8.00


Astrometry.net job: 3821003

RA center: 18h 19' 18"

DEC center: -13° 58' 23"

Pixel scale: 5.928 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -89.369 degrees

Field radius: 3.424 degrees


Resolution: 3630x2030

Locations: Backyard, Thessaloniki, Greece

Data source: Backyard

Description

So here we are with a wide field of M16 and M17.

Data: 22-23/08/20

75 x 5’ Lights

Process (Pixinsight), still playing around with the EZ Suite scripts.

I do still need to find a way to minimize those “dark patches” in the background.

- Preprocess with Darks, Flats & Bias

- DBE

- SCNR, BackgroundNeutralisation, RGBWorkingSpace

- EZ Decon

- PhotometricColorCalibration

- EZ Denoise

- EZ Soft Stretch

- EZ Star Reduction

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