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Contains:  IC 1275, NGC 6559, IC 1274, IC 4685, IC 4684, NGC 6546, NGC 6530, M 21, NGC 6531, 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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M8 Mosaic in LRB, 


            Craig Prost
M8 Mosaic in LRB

M8 Mosaic in LRB

Technical card

Resolution: 4020x2634

Dates:July 28, 2014

AstroDon Tru-Balance E-Series Blue: 12x90" bin 1x1
AstroDon Tru-Balance E-Series Luminance: 20x90" bin 1x1
AstroDon Tru-Balance E-Series Red: 12x90" bin 1x1

Integration: 1.1 hours

Avg. Moon age: 1.39 days

Avg. Moon phase: 2.17% job: 328412

RA center: 271.464 degrees

DEC center: -22.998 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.823 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 84.930 degrees

Field radius: 1.884 degrees


Didn't have time to get the green or the Ha for the second pane of this mosaic. Made the green out of the red and blue channels.
Will add the Ha and green as time permits.



Craig Prost
License: None (All rights reserved)

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M8 Mosaic in LRB, 


            Craig Prost