This images taken through my Telescope, Meade LX400 RCF, 10”, Sbig STL- 4020C Camera, CFW9 FILTER WHEEL, piggyback william optics SD66 as a Guide scope with a QHY5 guider..
INFO on The NEBULA:
The Omega Nebula, also known as the Swan Nebula, Messier 17 or M17 and as NGC 6618,is an H II region in the constellation Sagittarius. The Omega Nebula is between 5,000 and 6,000 light years from Earth and it spans some 15 light-years in diameter. The cloud of interstellar matter of which this nebula is a part is roughly 40 light-years in diameter. The total mass of the Omega Nebula is an estimated 800 solar masses.