Location of photoAnimas, NM
Date/Time of photoJune 5 - July 2, 2014
EquipmentTelescope: TEC-140 (F7), Camera: SBIG ST-8300, Mount: AP900 GTO
DescriptionThis is a picture of M17, also known as the Swan Nebula or Omega Nebula. It is an emission nebula about 6,000 light years away in the constellation Sagittarius.