Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Sagittarius (Sgr)  ·  Contains:  M 20  ·  NGC 6514  ·  Trifid Nebula
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M20

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Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3682814

RA center: 18h02m31s.2

DEC center: -22°5945

Pixel scale: 1.435 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.504 degrees

Field radius: 0.538 degrees


Resolution: 2250x1496

Data source: Amateur hosting facility

Remote source: iTelescope

Description

Shot taken July 15, 2020, remotely imaged from the New Mexico Skies site. 7300' elevation,

Bortle 2 skies, 32 degrees north of the equator.

Planewave 20" reflector, with 0.66 focal reducer, shot at f4.5.

FLI camera: PL 11002M. 3x5 min exposures with each of R, G, B filters. Processed in Pixinsight, and tweaks in Adobe.

Regards, Tom Schmidtkunz

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