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Contains:  NGC 6530, M 8, Lagoon nebula, Hourglass nebula, NGC 6523, NGC 6526, The star 9Sgr, The star 7Sgr
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M8 Lagoon nebula, 


            Marios Tsalkidis
M8 Lagoon nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Sky-Watcher 80ED Pro Black Diamond

Imaging camera:Canon 350D

Mount:HEQ5 Pro

Guiding telescope or lens:SKYWATCHER 70/500

Guiding camera:QHY CCD QHY5 mono


Filter:Baader UHC-S

Resolution: 2082x1755

Dates:July 7, 2014

Frames:Baader UHC-S : 12x360" ISO800

Integration: 1.2 hours

Darks: ~10

Flats: ~20

Bias: ~20

Avg. Moon age: 9.33 days

Avg. Moon phase: 70.08% job: 314066

RA center: 271.047 degrees

DEC center: -24.344 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.200 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 88.643 degrees

Field radius: 0.832 degrees



Marios Tsalkidis
License: None (All rights reserved)

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M8 Lagoon nebula, 


            Marios Tsalkidis