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Contains:  Omega nebula, M 17, NGC 6618
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M17 Omega Nebula w/PixInsight, 


            Brett Creider
M17 Omega Nebula w/PixInsight

M17 Omega Nebula w/PixInsight

Technical card

Resolution: 1262x1044

Dates:Aug. 26, 2019

Frames:STC Astro Duo-Narrowband filter: 12x300" (gain: 200.00) -7C

Integration: 1.0 hours

Darks: ~5

Flats: ~30

Bias: ~30

Avg. Moon age: 25.07 days

Avg. Moon phase: 20.92%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 9.00 job: 2986970

RA center: 18h 21' 4"

DEC center: -16° 9' 57"

Pixel scale: 1.405 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 92.497 degrees

Field radius: 0.320

Locations: Home, Dallas, TX, United States

Data source: Backyard


M17 reprocessed in PixInsight.



Brett Creider
License: None (All rights reserved)

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M17 Omega Nebula w/PixInsight, 


            Brett Creider