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M 8, 



    
        

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M 8

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M 8

Acquisition details

Dates:
Sept. 15, 2012
Frames:
33×45(24′ 45″)
Integration:
24′ 45″
Avg. Moon age:
28.88 days
Avg. Moon phase:
0.48%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 132929

RA center: 18h04m14s.4

DEC center: -24°2519

Pixel scale: 1.174 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -140.303 degrees

Field radius: 0.765 degrees

Resolution: 3906x2602

File size: 2.2 MB

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