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Contains:  IC 1275, NGC 6559, IC 1274, IC 4685, NGC 6553, NGC 6544, NGC 6546, NGC 6530, M 21, NGC 6531, M 8, Lagoon nebula, Hourglass nebula, NGC 6523, NGC 6526, Trifid nebula, M 20, NGC 6514, NGC 6469, The star 11Sgr, The star 9Sgr, The star 7Sgr, The star 4Sgr, The star 3Sgr
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Lagoon and Trifid, 


            Ben Mclerran
Lagoon and Trifid

Lagoon and Trifid

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Minolta 135mm

Imaging camera:Olympus E-PL1

Mount:Celestron CG5 AS-GT

Guiding telescope or lens:Minolta 50mm f1.7

Guiding camera:Samsung SDC 435 VIdeo CCD

Software:Deep Sky StackerThe GimpwxAstrocap

Resolution: 4032x3024

Dates:Sept. 3, 2013

Frames: 3x60"

Integration: 0.1 hours

Avg. Moon age: 27.64 days

Avg. Moon phase: 3.99% job: 124969

RA center: 270.015 degrees

DEC center: -24.647 degrees

Pixel scale: 6.711 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -90.022 degrees

Field radius: 4.698 degrees



Ben Mclerran
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike Creative Commons

Sky plot

Sky plot


Lagoon and Trifid, 


            Ben Mclerran