Name: Messier 17
    Other names: Swan Nebula (it really looks like a swan!)
    Description: Diffuse Nebula
    Ascension: 18 : 20.8
    Declanation: -16 : 11
    Apparent diameter: 11 (arc min)
    Constellation: Sagittarius
    Magnitude: 6.0
    Distance: 5000 light years
    Equipment: Meade ETX90-ICX 4242 - f/0.4
    Date / Time UTC: july 2005
    Stacked : 47 of 157
    Exposure time: 25 s
    Location:

    Valle Ferro, Portugal

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