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Contains:  IC 1275, NGC 6559, IC 1274, IC 4685, IC 4684, NGC 6544, NGC 6546, NGC 6530, M 8, Lagoon nebula, Hourglass nebula, NGC 6523, NGC 6526, Trifid nebula, M 20, NGC 6514, The star 9Sgr, The star 7Sgr, The star 4Sgr
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M8 + M20 - Laguna and Trifid Nebula, 


            Andreas Reifke
M8 + M20 - Laguna and Trifid Nebula

M8 + M20 - Laguna and Trifid Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:APM 107/700

Imaging camera:QHY10

Mount:Fornax 51

Guiding telescope or lens:SkyWatcher Finder/Guider 8x50

Guiding camera:QHY5

Focal reducer:APM Riccardi 0.75 Focal Reducer

Software:PHD2 GuidingAdobe Photoshop 5 CSCraig Stark NebulosityDeepSkyStacker 3.3.6

Resolution: 2613x3894

Dates:June 18, 2015

Frames: 11x60"

Integration: 0.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 1.92 days

Avg. Moon phase: 4.10% job: 998362

RA center: 271.285 degrees

DEC center: -23.896 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.343 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 115.626 degrees

Field radius: 1.526 degrees

Locations: Namibia, Kiripotip Astrofrarm, Windhoek, Namibia, Namibia



Andreas Reifke
License: None (All rights reserved)

Sky plot

Sky plot


M8 + M20 - Laguna and Trifid Nebula, 


            Andreas Reifke