Cookie consent

AstroBin saves small pieces of text information (cookies) on your device in order to deliver better content and for statistical purposes. You can disable the usage of cookies by changing the settings of your browser. By browsing AstroBin without changing the browser settings, you grant us permission to store that information on your device.

I agree
Contains:  Hourglass nebula, Lagoon nebula, M 20, M 8, NGC 6514, NGC 6523, NGC 6526, NGC 6530, The star 7Sgr, The star 9Sgr, Trifid nebula
Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
Trifid & Lagoon Nebula, 



    
        

            Chappel Astro
Trifid & Lagoon Nebula
Powered byPixInsight

Trifid & Lagoon Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Celestron C11 Edge HD

Imaging camera:Canon SL1

Mount:CGEM DX

Guiding camera:ZWO ASI120MM-S

Focal reducer:Starizona HyperStar

Software:Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight BackyardEOS


Dates:Aug. 13, 2015

Frames: 26x30" ISO800 bin 1x1

Integration: 0.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 28.48 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.23%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 2.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2393794

RA center: 18h 4' 2"

DEC center: -23° 46' 33"

Pixel scale: 1.590 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.711 degrees

Field radius: 1.352 degrees


Resolution: 5103x3381

Locations: Mano Prieto Observatory, Fort Davis, Texas, United States

Description

One of the few images we could get in Fort Davis during our four day trip to West Texas.

Thanks to Tom Harrison for his hospitality at his home observatory.

Comments

Author

Ethan
Chappel Astro
License: None (All rights reserved)
3191
Like

Revisions

  • Trifid & Lagoon Nebula, 



    
        

            Chappel Astro
    Original
  • Final
    Trifid & Lagoon Nebula, 



    
        

            Chappel Astro
    B

Sky plot

Sky plot

Histogram

Trifid & Lagoon Nebula, 



    
        

            Chappel Astro