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Contains:  NGC 6530, M 21, NGC 6531, M 8, Lagoon nebula, Hourglass nebula, NGC 6523, NGC 6526, Trifid nebula, M 20, NGC 6514, The star 9Sgr, The star 7Sgr, The star 4Sgr
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Lagoon and Trifid Nebula, 


Lagoon and Trifid Nebula

Lagoon and Trifid Nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 3362x2537

Dates:Aug. 2, 2014

Frames:Astronomik LRGB 1.25" Type IIc: 25x120" bin 1x1

Integration: 0.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 5.93 days

Avg. Moon phase: 34.76%

Temperature: -20.00 job: 342792

RA center: 270.678 degrees

DEC center: -23.603 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.791 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.700 degrees

Field radius: 1.633 degrees

Locations: Dianella Pool Pump Observatory , Perth, Western Australia, Australia


My first proper image with my new-to-me William Optics SD66. Really loving how wide the field of view is!



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Lagoon and Trifid Nebula,