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Mars, Lagoon and Trifid Nebulas, 


            Roger Groom

Mars, Lagoon and Trifid Nebulas

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:William Optics Megrez 80 SD

Imaging camera:Canon 6D

Mount:Astrotrac 320X-AG

Focal reducer:Borg DGL 0.85X

Software:PixInsightPhotoshop CC

Filter:William Optics VR-1

Resolution: 1238x840

Dates:Oct. 27, 2014

Frames: 16x120"

Integration: 0.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 3.58 days

Avg. Moon phase: 13.80% job: 406789

Locations: Perth Hills, Perth, Western Australia, Australia


During late October Mars passed nicely by the Lagoon and Trifid nebulas. This shot captures a nice composure of the three objects.


Roger Groom
License: None (All rights reserved)


Mars, Lagoon and Trifid Nebulas, 


            Roger Groom