Location of Photo:
Sierra Remote Observatories
Date/Time of photo:
SBIG STT8300M, Astrodon Filters 5nmHa 3nmOIII 3nmSII, Planewave CDK14, Paramount MEII
The Eagle Nebula (M16) is a popular target - especially so given the Hubble shot Pillars of creation features a detailed close up of the central region. This narrowband version has had the stars removed to facilitate a color balance that best separates and reveals the nebulous structures.