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Contains:  NGC 6530, M 8, Lagoon nebula, Hourglass nebula, NGC 6523, NGC 6526, The star 9Sgr, The star 7Sgr
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M8 Composite in LHaRGB, 


            Jack Liu
M8 Composite in LHaRGB

M8 Composite in LHaRGB

Technical card

Resolution: 3388x2544

Dates:July 6, 2015

13x300" -20C
Baader Planetarium Ha 7nm 2": 12x300" -20C bin 4x4
Baader Planetarium LRGB 2": 39x300" -20C bin 2x2

Integration: 5.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 19.59 days

Avg. Moon phase: 75.89%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00 job: 815617

RA center: 271.048 degrees

DEC center: -24.378 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.430 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -2.242 degrees

Field radius: 0.842 degrees


Composite of data taken with ES 80ED in Aug 2014 and FSQ-106ED in Jul 2015



Jack Liu
License: None (All rights reserved)

Sky plot

Sky plot


M8 Composite in LHaRGB, 


            Jack Liu