Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Sagittarius (Sgr)  ·  Contains:  Hourglass nebula  ·  IC 1274  ·  IC 4685  ·  Lagoon nebula  ·  M 20  ·  M 21  ·  M 8  ·  NGC 6514  ·  NGC 6523  ·  NGC 6526  ·  NGC 6530  ·  NGC 6531  ·  NGC 6544  ·  NGC 6546  ·  NGC 6553  ·  NGC 6559  ·  The star 4Sgr  ·  The star 7Sgr  ·  The star 9Sgr  ·  Trifid nebula
The Lagoon and Trifid Nebulae, 



    
        

            Charlie Prince
The Lagoon and Trifid Nebulae
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The Lagoon and Trifid Nebulae

The Lagoon and Trifid Nebulae, 



    
        

            Charlie Prince
The Lagoon and Trifid Nebulae
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The Lagoon and Trifid Nebulae

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Canon EF 75-300 mm

Imaging cameras: Canon1000D

Mounts: Celestron CG5 ASGT

Software: Adobe Photoshop 5 CS  ·  BinaryRivers Corporation Backyard EOS V3.0.3  ·  DeepSkyStacker 3.3.4


Dates:June 26, 2014

Frames: 60x60" (1h)

Integration: 1h

Avg. Moon age: 28.76 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.67%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 307359

RA center: 18h 3' 40"

DEC center: -23° 52' 40"

Pixel scale: 14.306 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.493 degrees

Field radius: 2.648 degrees


Resolution: 1109x738

Locations: Home, Edwards, CA, United States

Description

A wide field view of the Lagoon and Trifid Nebulae in Sagittarius.

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The Lagoon and Trifid Nebulae, 



    
        

            Charlie Prince