M16 - The Eagle Nebula

This is pure RGB only. No HA and no L. I was interested in how it really looks when you combine 3 filters. Taken under clear dark southern sky.....

Photo Details

  Telescope: FSQ106EDX (530 mm) Takahashi

  Camera: ST-8300M, Sbig Filter wheel, Baader 36mm round HLRGB filters

  Mount: G11 GT Celestron branded

  Guiding: Off-axis, Orion SS Autoguider

  Exposure: RGB R 11x480sec, G 9x480sec, B 10x480sec

  When: June 2013

  Other information: Tivoli Farm, Namibia


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