M16

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Description:

M16 is an open cluster with the Eagle Nebula associated with it.


Constellation that it's located in: Serpens


Imaging Site: My back-yard in San Diego, Ca.


For more information on M16:

Wikipedia


Date: 10 Jun 2004

Scope and f/: N11GPS at f/6.3 with a Reducer/Corrector.

Mount: Wedge

Guiding: SBIG STV Deluxe

Camera: Canon 10D at ISO 800.

Camera temperature: N/A

Camera binning: N/A

Number of sub-images and exposure: Nine 300-second exposures.

Filters: Astronomik UHC

Image Calibration: Dark and flat.

Planning, control, capture and processing with: ImagesPlus and Photoshop.



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