Messier 17, Swan Nebula in Sagittarius - Dr Johannes Schilling
Messier 17, Swan Nebula in Sagittarius – Dr Johannes Schilling

Messier 17, Swan Nebula or Omega Nebula in Sagittarius

6m, 11′

Instrument: 254mm Newton, 76X
Observed and sketched June 24th, 2017, 23.15h-24.00h
Location: Baindt, near lake of Constance, Germany
Observer: Gabriele Houtermans-Sieweke, Ravensburg

Messier 17, Swan Nebula in Sagittarius - Dr. Johannes Schilling
Messier 17, Swan Nebula in Sagittarius – Dr. Johannes Schilling

Messier 17, Swan Nebula in Sagittarius

6m, 11′

Observed and sketched for several nights in 2008, altogether 8 hours

Instrument: 406mm Newton, 148X without filter

Location: Ettlenschieß, Swabian Mountains, Germany

Observer: Dr. Johannes Schilling, Baindt, Germany