Object Information

Name: The Eagle Nebula - M16
Type: Emission Nebula & Open Cluster
Constellation: Serpens Cauda
   

Exposure data

Exposure: HaRGB = 300:70:65:65 minutes
Processing: MaxIm DL & Adobe Photoshop CS3
Telescope: Astro-Physics 130mm f6.3 Starfire EDF GT @ f5.0
Mount: Losmandy G11
Guiding: SBIG ST-4 via a Mini-Borg 60 refractor
Camera: SBIG ST-8E NABG w/CFW-8 filter wheel
Camera Temp: -15C
Filters: Baader 7nm Hydrogen-Alpha & Astrodon Tru-Balance RGB
Location: Cape Cod Imaging Station - Harwich, Massachusetts
Date: July 9, 10, 18 & 19, 2009
Notes: Clear, calm & dry - air temp ~55F on July 9 & 10
Notes: Clear and calm with some dew - air temp ~64F on July 18 & 19

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