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M8 M20

M8 M20, 



    
        

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M8 M20

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Astro-Tech AT66

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 450D / Digital Rebel XSi / Kiss X2

Mounts: CGEM

Guiding cameras: Orion SSAG

Software: Binary Rivers Backyard EOS  ·  photoshop

Accessory: Orion Mini Guidescope


Dates:July 27, 2012

Frames: 11x240" (44')

Integration: 44'

Avg. Moon age: 8.60 days

Avg. Moon phase: 62.78%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 625318

RA center: 18h 3' 6"

DEC center: -23° 59' 24"

Pixel scale: 2.537 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -77.535 degrees

Field radius: 1.419 degrees


Resolution: 3356x2223

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