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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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Lagoon Nebula (Messier 8, LRGB), 





    
        

            Miles Zhou
Lagoon Nebula (Messier 8, LRGB)

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Celestron C8NGT

Imaging camera:QHYCCD QHY 9M

Resolution: 2864x2173

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%

Astrometry.net job: 971194

RA center: 270.944 degrees

DEC center: -24.373 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.111 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -172.463 degrees

Field radius: 0.555 degrees

Locations: Hangzhou, Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China

Description

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

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mileszhou
Miles Zhou
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            Miles Zhou
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Lagoon Nebula (Messier 8, LRGB), 





    
        

            Miles Zhou