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Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Contains:  Hourglass nebula, Lagoon nebula, M 8, NGC 6523, NGC 6526, NGC 6530, The star 9Sgr
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Messier 8 - The Lagoon Nebula, 



    
        

            Salvatore Grasso
Messier 8 - The Lagoon Nebula
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Messier 8 - The Lagoon Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: RCOS 16"

Guiding cameras: SBIG STX-16803

Filters: Astrodon Tru-Balance Generation 2 E-Series - LRGB


Frames: 43x1800"

Integration: 21.5 hours


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 690778

RA center: 18h 4' 14"

DEC center: -24° 23' 20"

Pixel scale: 0.872 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -176.751 degrees

Field radius: 0.296 degrees


Resolution: 2000x1414

Locations: Perez Observatory, Mayhill, NM, United States

Description

Image by Salvatore Grasso and Ryan Hannahoe
Taken at the Perez observatory, housed at NMS

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Salvatore Grasso
License: Attribution-NoDerivs Creative Commons
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Messier 8 - The Lagoon Nebula, 



    
        

            Salvatore Grasso