Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Sagittarius (Sgr)  ·  Contains:  Hourglass nebula  ·  IC 4685  ·  Lagoon nebula  ·  M 8  ·  NGC 6523  ·  NGC 6526  ·  NGC 6530  ·  NGC 6544  ·  The star 7Sgr  ·  The star 9Sgr
M8 region moasic, 



    
        

            JMcBride
M8 region moasic
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M8 region moasic

M8 region moasic, 



    
        

            JMcBride
M8 region moasic
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M8 region moasic

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: 8" f/4 Star Hoc reflector

Mounts: Losmandy CG 11 Losmandy CG11

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Celestron 70mm refractor Celelestron 70mm refractor

Software: adobe PS7  ·  DeepSkyStacker 3.3.6


Dates:Aug. 14, 2015

Integration: 0

Avg. Moon age: 29.41 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.02%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 887910

RA center: 18h05m31s

DEC center: -24°3921

Pixel scale: 3.568 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 179.119 degrees

Field radius: 1.222 degrees


Resolution: 2000x1442

Locations: Veen Observatory, Lowell, Michigan, United States

Description

2x2 minutes in each panel

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M8 region moasic, 



    
        

            JMcBride