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Contains:  Hourglass nebula, Lagoon nebula, M 8, NGC 6523, NGC 6526, NGC 6530, The star 7Sgr, The star 9Sgr
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Lagoon Nebula (Messier 8, LRGB), 



    
        

            Miles Zhou
Lagoon Nebula (Messier 8, LRGB)
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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron C8NGT

Imaging cameras: QHYCCD QHY 9M


Dates:July 27, 2012

Frames:
41x60" bin 2x2
13x200"

Integration: 1.4 hours

Darks: ~10

Avg. Moon age: 8.60 days

Avg. Moon phase: 62.78%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 971194

RA center: 18h 3' 46"

DEC center: -24° 22' 22"

Pixel scale: 1.111 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -172.463 degrees

Field radius: 0.555 degrees


Resolution: 2864x2173

Locations: Hangzhou, Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China

Description

Reprocessed Lagoon Nebula (Messier 8, LRGB) originally taken in 2013.

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Lagoon Nebula (Messier 8, LRGB), 



    
        

            Miles Zhou