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M16 The Eagle nebula (Narrowband)
M16 The Eagle nebula (Narrowband)
June 2011

M16 The Eagle Nebula in Ha

T: 190mm Maksutov Newtonian
C: QHY IMG2Pro at -40°c
F: Astronomik Ha filter
G: WO ZS66SD + Lodestar
M: NEQ6Pro + EQMOD

10 x 300 second exposures

Very soft focus on this one. This is due to the target being very low so increasing the airmass the image is captured through. There would also be a lot of heat radiation from the rooftop of the house it was just over.