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Observatory Parameters
Apr 25
Lat. 39.1, Lon. -77.6
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Gibbous
15:28 04:10
M16 Orion 8" Newt Astrograph, Canon 6D, Guided SSag 50mm Location: Backyard Lake Granbury, Granbury, Texas, United States
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Eagle (or Star Queen) Nebula, Astrophotography by Lazypineapple


  • Imaging telescope / lens: Orion 8" f/3.9 Newtonian Astrogr h
  • Imaging camera: Canon 6D
  • Mount: iOptron iEQ45 Pro
  • Guiding telescope / lens: Orion 9x50 finder-guider
  • Guiding camera: Orion Starshoot Autoguider
  • Processed with: BackyardEOS

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Spatial Info

  • Image Size: 3,108 x 1,897 pixels
  • Image Scale: 1.676 arcsec / pixel
  • Visual Field: 1º 26' 44''
  • RA Center: 18h 18m 49s
  • DEC Center: -13º 51' 09''
  • Orientation: -161.262 degrees E of N

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