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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), 


            Jean-Marie Locci
m8 (Lagoon Nebula)

m8 (Lagoon Nebula)

Technical card

Resolution: 3326x2504

Dates:May 21, 2012

Ha: 8x180" -15C bin 2x2
Luminance: 8x300" -15C bin 1x1
Astrodon RGB filter set: 24x180" -15C bin 2x2

Integration: 2.3 hours

Darks: ~16

Flats: ~16

Bias: ~16

Avg. Moon age: 0.46 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.24%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 2.00

Temperature: 8.00 job: 144464

RA center: 271.042 degrees

DEC center: -24.310 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.815 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 104.444 degrees

Field radius: 1.050 degrees

Locations: Dark site, Wagin, WA, Australia

Data source: Traveller



Jean-Marie Locci
License: None (All rights reserved)

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m8 (Lagoon Nebula), 


            Jean-Marie Locci