Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Sagittarius (Sgr)  ·  Contains:  M 20  ·  NGC 6514  ·  Trifid nebula
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M20 The Trifid Nebula, 



    
        

            Kevin Parker
M20 The Trifid Nebula
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M20 The Trifid Nebula

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M20 The Trifid Nebula, 



    
        

            Kevin Parker
M20 The Trifid Nebula
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M20 The Trifid Nebula

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
8 inch F4 Newtonian
Imaging Cameras
Pentax K-5
Mounts
Skywatcher HEQ5 Pro
Filters
Baader Semi-APO
Accessories
Baader MPCC Mark III Coma Corrector

Acquisition details

Dates:
March 15, 2015
Frames:
84x30" (42')
Integration:
42'
Avg. Moon age:
23.97 days
Avg. Moon phase:
31.12%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 571565

RA center: 18h02m29s.3

DEC center: -22°5746

Pixel scale: 1.217 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 88.607 degrees

Field radius: 0.530 degrees

Resolution: 2580x1782

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M20 The Trifid Nebula, 



    
        

            Kevin Parker