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Laguna nebulae M 8, 



    
        

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Laguna nebulae M 8

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Laguna nebulae M 8

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Orion Optics UK VX 10L

Imaging cameras: Canon 60D

Mounts: NEQ6 EQ6 mod.


Dates:July 20, 2015

Frames: 30x30" (15')

Integration: 15'

Avg. Moon age: 4.11 days

Avg. Moon phase: 17.94%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 705934

RA center: 18h 3' 38"

DEC center: -24° 21' 32"

Pixel scale: 1.201 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -177.165 degrees

Field radius: 0.469 degrees


Resolution: 2349x1548

Locations: Backyard Observatory Antares, Santana de Parnaiba, Sao Paulo, Brazil

Description

Still improving the scope alignment and processing.

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