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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, 





    
        

            Jean-Marie Locci
M8

M8

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:William Optics FLT 132

Imaging camera:QSI 583 wsg

Mount:Sky-Watcher NEQ6

Guiding telescope or lens:William Optics FLT 132

Guiding camera:Lodestar

Focal reducer:William Optics P-Flat68

Software:photoshopRegistaxCartes du CielMaxim DLCCDStack

Filters:Astrodon H-alpha 5nmOIII 5nmSII 5nm

Accessory:Sky-Watcher SW Electric Focuser

Resolution: 3326x2504

Dates:Oct. 5, 2013

Frames:
Astrodon H-alpha 5nm: 5x240" -15C bin 1x1
OIII 5nm: 5x600" -15C bin 1x1
SII 5nm: 5x600" -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 2.0 hours

Darks: ~10

Flats: ~10

Bias: ~10

Avg. Moon age: 0.47 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.26%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Temperature: 15.00

Astrometry.net job: 141690

RA center: 271.046 degrees

DEC center: -24.379 degrees

Orientation: 3.805 degrees

Field radius: 0.696 degrees

Locations: Home, Perth, Australia

Data source: Backyard

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