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M16 (Eagle Nebula)

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This image © Copyright 2008, Michael Fulbright

This is one of several images I took at Doughton Park, NC on August 3rd and 4th. The nebula gets its name from the distinctive appearance of the inner area.

Acquisition Details:
Date: 08/04/2008
Exposure: LRGB
Telescope: Takahashi Epsilon 180ED
Mount: Takahashi NJP
Camera: SXV-H9