Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Sagittarius (Sgr)  ·  Contains:  B85  ·  LBN 27  ·  M 20  ·  NGC 6514  ·  Trifid Nebula
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M20 the Trifid Nebula

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M20 the Trifid Nebula, 



    
        

            Bray Falls
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M20 the Trifid Nebula

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
RCOS 16 Ion Milled RCOS
Mounts
Paramount MEII

Acquisition details

Frames:
205×600(34h 10′)
Integration:
34h 10′

RA center: 18h02m32s.897

DEC center: -22°5838.98

Pixel scale: 0.423 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -103.029 degrees

Field radius: 0.338 degrees

WCS transformation: thin plate spline

More info:Open 

Resolution: 4788x3194

File size: 13.7 MB

Data source: Amateur hosting facility

Remote source: Sierra Remote Observatories

Description

Hello! Here's an image I just finished up of the trifid nebula from SRO. This is a tough object because of the low altitude, so it took a bunch of care to manage star sizes, but im very happy with the result! If you want this data set and other reach out to: https://www.sierra-remote.com/sro-virtual-astrophotographer.html !

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M20 the Trifid Nebula, 



    
        

            Bray Falls