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



    
        

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M 8 - Lagoon Nebula
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M 8 - Lagoon Nebula

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: SkyWatcher 150mm f/8

Imaging cameras: Canon T3i

Mounts: SkyWatcher EQ3-2

Software: DeekSkyStacker DSS DeepSkyStacker  ·  Lightroom 5


Dates:Aug. 11, 2015

Frames: 7x25" (2' 55")

Integration: 2' 55"

Avg. Moon age: 26.59 days

Avg. Moon phase: 9.49%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 732820

RA center: 18h 4' 18"

DEC center: -24° 28' 12"

Orientation: 105.317 degrees

Field radius: 0.627 degrees


Resolution: 620x421

Description

First imaging night for DSO.

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M 8 - Lagoon Nebula, 



    
        

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