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Contains:  NGC 6530, M 8, Lagoon nebula, Hourglass nebula, NGC 6523, NGC 6526, The star 9Sgr, The star 7Sgr
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M8 @ Texas Star Party 2015, 





    
        

            Ken Hugill
M8 @ Texas Star Party 2015

M8 @ Texas Star Party 2015

Technical card

Resolution: 800x605

Dates:May 14, 2015

Frames: 1x11550"

Integration: 3.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 25.47 days

Avg. Moon phase: 17.50%

Astrometry.net job: 650489

RA center: 271.051 degrees

DEC center: -24.257 degrees

Pixel scale: 4.910 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 31.641 degrees

Field radius: 0.684 degrees

Description

Camera at -20.4C

Lights:
2x1800sec or 60mi
5x900sec or 75min
5x600sec or 50min
5x90sec or 7.5min
Total 3hours 13.5min
Darks:
2x30min
5x900sec
5x600sec
Flat Frames:
12x30sec of morning sky
Bias:
1x.09sec

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M8 @ Texas Star Party 2015, 





    
        

            Ken Hugill