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Object Info
Objects M16 - NGC6611 - The Eagle Nebula. The Star Queen Nebula.
Type Emission Nebula
Centered at: RA: 18h 18m Dec: -1347'
Constellation Serpens Cauda
Magnitude 6.0
Size 14 Light years
Distance 5,900 Light Years
Age 5.5 Million Years
Dimensions 35 x 28 Arcminutes
Image Field 27'45" x 18'46"
Notes
Taken from: Tin Shed Observatory
Gold Coast, Queensland
Long - Lat = 153:23.54E - 27:56.8S
On: 17th May. Starting at 5.01am



Image Info
Telescope Celestron C11 @ f6.6
Focal Length 1840 millimetres
Telescope guiding Self Guiding via AO7
Telescope control Astrometric Sky Walker II
CCD camera SBIG ST-10xe
Camera cooling Regulated Thermoelectric
Camera pixels 2184 x 1472 x 6.8um
Image scale 0.76 arcseconds per pixel
Processed with: Mira A/P, Maxim DL, AIP4Win, CCDSharp, Photoshop
Hydrogen Alpha Exposures Ha = 45 minutes taken as 5-minute unbinned subimages.
Image Calibrations All sub-images Dark Subtracted, Flat Fielded.