Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Sagittarius (Sgr)  ·  Contains:  Hourglass nebula  ·  Lagoon nebula  ·  M 8  ·  NGC 6523  ·  NGC 6526  ·  NGC 6530  ·  NGC 6544  ·  The star 7Sgr  ·  The star 9Sgr
M8  - Nebulosa Laguna, 



    
        

            Dario Iraci
M8  - Nebulosa Laguna
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M8 - Nebulosa Laguna

M8  - Nebulosa Laguna, 



    
        

            Dario Iraci
M8  - Nebulosa Laguna
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M8 - Nebulosa Laguna

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: GSO / Teleskop-Service 150/750 Photo

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 500D / Digital Rebel T1i

Mounts: Celestron CG5 ADV-GT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Sky-Watcher 70/500

Guiding cameras: Astrolumina ALccd5.2

Focal reducers: Sky-Watcher Coma corrector

Software: Binary Rivers Backyard EOS  ·  PHD guiding  ·  photoshop  ·  DeepSkyStacker


Dates:July 17, 2012

Frames: 18x180" (54') ISO800 33C

Integration: 54'

Darks: ~20

Flats: ~30

Bias: ~20

Avg. Moon age: 27.94 days

Avg. Moon phase: 2.84%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Temperature: 28.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 131061

RA center: 18h 4' 19"

DEC center: -24° 33' 43"

Pixel scale: 4.059 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -178.553 degrees

Field radius: 1.053 degrees


Resolution: 1536x1062

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M8  - Nebulosa Laguna, 



    
        

            Dario Iraci