Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Serpens (Ser)  ·  Contains:  Eagle Nebula  ·  IC 4703  ·  M 16  ·  NGC 6611  ·  Star Queen
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The Eagle nebula and the pillars of creation, 



    
        

            Angelo F. Gambino
The Eagle nebula and the pillars of creation
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The Eagle nebula and the pillars of creation

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The Eagle nebula and the pillars of creation, 



    
        

            Angelo F. Gambino
The Eagle nebula and the pillars of creation
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The Eagle nebula and the pillars of creation

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron 8" SCT C8 - riflettore aplanatico Cassegrain – diametro 200 mm – f/10 – focale 2.032 mm.

Imaging cameras: ASI 1600MM Cool

Mounts: Skywatcher HEQ5 Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion 80ED Refractor APO

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI 120 MC Color

Focal reducers: Celestron f6.3 focal reducer/field flattener

Software: KStars Ekos/INDI  ·  Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight 1.8 Ripely

Filters: ZWO Hɑ 1.25" 7nm  ·  ZWO OIII 1.25" 7nm

Accessory: ZWO EFW 1,25" Mini Filters Wheel


Dates:Aug. 11, 2020

Frames:
ZWO Hɑ 1.25" 7nm: 40x60" (40') (gain: 75.00) -10C bin 1x1
ZWO OIII 1.25" 7nm: 40x60" (40') (gain: 75.00) bin 1x1

Integration: 1h 20'

Darks: ~50

Flats: ~30

Flat darks: ~30

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 21.97 days

Avg. Moon phase: 51.92%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 9.00

Temperature: 23.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3757609

RA center: 18h 18' 46"

DEC center: -13° 47' 2"

Pixel scale: 0.608 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 351.424 degrees

Field radius: 0.452 degrees


Resolution: 4164x3361

Data source: Backyard

Description

The Eagle nebula taken from the extremely light polluted city of Palermo (Sicily, Italy).
Bicolor HOO palette.

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Description: Hubble palette of the Eagle nebula (M16) using 40x60sec frames taken with the same instruments and modality of acquisition, as those used for the HOO version.

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The Eagle nebula and the pillars of creation, 



    
        

            Angelo F. Gambino