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Contains:  IC 1275, NGC 6559, IC 1274, IC 4685, IC 4684, NGC 6544, NGC 6546, NGC 6530, M 8, Lagoon nebula, Hourglass nebula, NGC 6523, NGC 6526, Trifid nebula, M 20, NGC 6514, The star 11Sgr, The star 9Sgr, The star 7Sgr, The star 4Sgr
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Lagoon and Trifid Nebulae M8 & M20, 


            Hartmuth Kintzel
Lagoon and Trifid Nebulae M8 & M20

Lagoon and Trifid Nebulae M8 & M20

Technical card

Resolution: 2481x1681

Dates:Aug. 9, 2015

16x300" ISO1600
11x60" ISO1600

Integration: 1.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 24.63 days

Avg. Moon phase: 24.85%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 1.00

Temperature: 5.00 job: 2430471

RA center: 271.157 degrees

DEC center: -23.980 degrees

Pixel scale: 5.070 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 332.768 degrees

Field radius: 2.110 degrees

Locations: Tivoli / Namibia, Windhoek, Namibia

Data source: Traveller


Made here at farm Tivoli / Namibia:



Hartmuth Kintzel
License: None (All rights reserved)

Sky plot

Sky plot


Lagoon and Trifid Nebulae M8 & M20, 


            Hartmuth Kintzel