Cookie consent

AstroBin saves small pieces of text information (cookies) on your device in order to deliver better content and for statistical purposes. You can disable the usage of cookies by changing the settings of your browser. By browsing AstroBin without changing the browser settings, you grant us permission to store that information on your device.

I agree
Contains:  M 20, NGC 6514, Trifid nebula
Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
Messier 20 - The Trifid nebula, 



    
        

            Salvatore Grasso
Messier 20 - The Trifid nebula
Powered byPixInsight

Messier 20 - The Trifid nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Astro-Tech RC8

Imaging camera:SBIG ST-8300M

Mount:Orion USA Atlas

Guiding telescope or lens:William Optics ZS80IIED

Guiding camera:Meade DSI C

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


Dates:June 15, 2012

Frames: 40x600"

Integration: 6.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 25.81 days

Avg. Moon phase: 14.85%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 692872

RA center: 18h 2' 15"

DEC center: -22° 59' 13"

Pixel scale: 0.872 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -179.158 degrees

Field radius: 0.304 degrees


Resolution: 2000x1513

Locations: Backyard , Sarasota , Florida, United States; Backyard , Brewster , Ny, United States

Comments

Author

SGrasso
Salvatore Grasso
License: Attribution-NoDerivs Creative Commons
2090
Like

Sky plot

Sky plot

Histogram

Messier 20 - The Trifid nebula, 



    
        

            Salvatore Grasso