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Contains:  Eagle Nebula, IC 4703, M 16, NGC 6611, Star Queen
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M16 Eagle Nebula, 


            Carl Weber
M16 Eagle Nebula
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M16 Eagle Nebula

Technical card

Dates:June 27, 2020

Frames: 220x300"

Integration: 18.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 6.48 days

Avg. Moon phase: 40.41%

Basic astrometry details job: 3698500

RA center: 18h 18' 51"

DEC center: -13° 49' 58"

Pixel scale: 0.826 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 359.648 degrees

Field radius: 0.413 degrees

Resolution: 2568x2525

Locations: SkyStar Observatory, Ramona, CA, United States

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility


This is a narrowband image that I decided to take in a different direction. I wanted the surrounding hydrogen gas clouds to be reddish as in a broadband image. The center could stay as a narrowband. I did a blend with SII and Ha as the luminance. For the main image I made it a SOO.

53 x 300 SII
81 x 300 OIII
86 x 300 Ha
Total exposure time of 14.4 hours



Carl Weber
License: None (All rights reserved)


  • M16 Eagle Nebula, 


            Carl Weber
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    M16 Eagle Nebula, 


            Carl Weber

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M16 Eagle Nebula, 


            Carl Weber