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Contains:  NGC 6544, NGC 6546, NGC 6530, M 8, Lagoon nebula, Hourglass nebula, NGC 6523, NGC 6526, Trifid nebula, M 20, NGC 6514, The star 9Sgr, The star 7Sgr
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The Lagoon Nebula (M8- NGC 6523), 


            Antonio Bonanno
The Lagoon Nebula (M8- NGC 6523)

The Lagoon Nebula (M8- NGC 6523)

Technical card

Resolution: 3474x2314

Dates:July 20, 2009

Frames: 12x240" ISO800

Integration: 0.8 hours

Darks: ~12

Flats: ~12

Flat darks: ~12

Bias: ~12

Avg. Moon age: 27.64 days

Avg. Moon phase: 3.97%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00 job: 209191

RA center: 271.181 degrees

DEC center: -24.023 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.756 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 95.386 degrees

Field radius: 1.598 degrees

Locations: Home, Pomezia, Roma, Italy


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Antonio Bonanno
License: None (All rights reserved)

Sky plot

Sky plot


The Lagoon Nebula (M8- NGC 6523), 


            Antonio Bonanno