Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Contains:  Eagle Nebula  ·  IC 4703  ·  M 16  ·  NGC 6611  ·  Star Queen
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Eagle Nebula (M16), 



    
        

            Alf Jacob Nilsen
Eagle Nebula (M16)
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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron RASA 11

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI071C Pro

Software: Astro Pixel Processor APP  ·  Adobe Photoshop CC  ·  PixInsight Core Version 1.8 Ripley


Dates:July 27, 2020

Frames: 36x180"

Integration: 1.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 7.35 days

Avg. Moon phase: 49.67%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3708369

RA center: 18h 18' 47"

DEC center: -13° 48' 14"

Pixel scale: 5.885 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 262.111 degrees

Field radius: 1.209 degrees


Resolution: 1200x864

Description

I used T68 of iTelescope.net (located in New Mexico, USA) to shoot the Eagle Nebula, which is not visible from my backyard observatory. The telescope, a RASA 11, is very fast (f2.3) and since I have a brand new RASA 8 here at home, ready to go into action next month, this was a great oppurtunity to see how a RASA performed.

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Eagle Nebula (M16), 



    
        

            Alf Jacob Nilsen