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Contains:  NGC 6530, M 8, Lagoon nebula, Hourglass nebula, NGC 6523, NGC 6526, Trifid nebula, M 20, NGC 6514, The star 9Sgr, The star 7Sgr
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Trifid and Lagoon Nebula, 


            Dennis Sprinkle
Trifid and Lagoon Nebula

Trifid and Lagoon Nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 960x724

Dates:June 15, 2015

Baader Blue 36mm: 14x180" bin 1x1
Baader Green 36mm: 14x180" bin 1x1
Baader Lum 36mm: 16x180" bin 1x1
Baader Red 36mm: 14x180" bin 1x1

Integration: 2.9 hours

Avg. Moon age: 28.41 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.40% job: 1030468

RA center: 270.842 degrees

DEC center: -23.716 degrees

Pixel scale: 6.677 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 107.153 degrees

Field radius: 1.115 degrees

Locations: Fall Creek Falls State Park, Spencer, TN, United States


Trifid and Lagoon Nebula shot LRGB

Software used to capture image:
Artemis Capture

Software used to edit:

Data gathered:
(16) Lum @ 180secs - 1x1
(14) R @ 180secs - 1x1
(14) G @ 180secs - 1x1
(14) B @ 180secs - 1x1

Camera : ATIK 383L+ Mono
Telescope: William Optics GT102 W_0.8x Reducer Flattener
Mount: Celestron AVX



Dennis Sprinkle
License: None (All rights reserved)

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Trifid and Lagoon Nebula, 


            Dennis Sprinkle