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



    
        

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Lagoon Nebula (M8)
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Lagoon Nebula (M8)

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: GSO 8" f/4 Newtonian

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 100D

Mounts: CG5

Software: PixInsight  ·  DeepSkyStacker


Dates:June 21, 2015

Frames: 150x60" (2h 30')

Integration: 2h 30'

Avg. Moon age: 4.73 days

Avg. Moon phase: 23.29%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 685033

RA center: 18h04m01s

DEC center: -24°1821

Pixel scale: 1.089 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -173.001 degrees

Field radius: 0.886 degrees


Resolution: 620x397

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Lagoon Nebula (M8), 



    
        

            Joanot