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



    
        

            André G.
M 8 Nebula
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M 8 Nebula

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher Telescópio Refrator Acromático 120mm

Imaging cameras: Canon t3 modified

Mounts: HEQ5 PRO

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Celestron 80mm Guidescope  ·  Skywatcher 8X50mm

Guiding cameras: Skywatcher Synguider 2

Software: Free Software Picasa 3  ·  Free Software Deep sky stacker

Filters: Baader UHCS

Accessory: Tella Optics Flip Mirror


Dates:Aug. 8, 2015

Frames: 10x40"

Integration: 0.1 hours

Avg. Moon age: 23.62 days

Avg. Moon phase: 34.63%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 725972

RA center: 18h 3' 31"

DEC center: -24° 9' 28"

Pixel scale: 0.703 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -89.769 degrees

Field radius: 0.625 degrees


Resolution: 5120x3840

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M 8 Nebula, 



    
        

            André G.

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