Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Sagittarius (Sgr)  ·  Contains:  Checkmark Nebula  ·  Lobster Nebula  ·  M 17  ·  NGC 6618  ·  Swan Nebula  ·  omega Nebula
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M17 Bicolor

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: William Optics FLT 110 DDG Triplet APO

Imaging cameras: ATIK 314L Mono CCD ATIK 314

Mounts: Skywatcher AZ EQ6 GT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Vixen 80/400

Guiding cameras: ASI 120MM  ·  Magzero MZ-5m

Focal reducers: William Optics Flattener 4 x0.8

Software: PixInsight  ·  Adobe Photoshop CS6  ·  cyanogen Maxim DL  ·  PHD

Filters: Baader Planetarium OIII 2" 8.5 nm  ·  Baader Planetarium Ha 8nm 2"

Accessory: Orion Nautilus Motorized Filter Wheel  ·  TecnoSky ruota portafiltri manuale 5x 2"


Dates:Sept. 7, 2015July 28, 2016

Frames:
Baader Planetarium Ha 8nm 2": 8x600" (1h 20') bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium OIII 2" 8.5 nm: 9x600" (1h 30') bin 1x1

Integration: 2h 50'

Avg. Moon age: 24.01 days

Avg. Moon phase: 30.68%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 8.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3319401

RA center: 18h21m00s.10

DEC center: -16°1156

Pixel scale: 2.035 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 262.729 degrees

Field radius: 0.474 degrees


Resolution: 1352x991

Locations: Home (Pioltello), Pioltello, Milano, Italy

Data source: Backyard

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