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

Image of the day 06/09/2016

Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
    M8 The Lagoon Nebula, 




    

        Jerry Huang
    M8 The Lagoon Nebula

    M8 The Lagoon Nebula

    Technical card

    Imaging telescope or lens:Williams Optics FLT132 Refractor

    Imaging camera:Nikon D810A

    Mount:Paramount MX

    Guiding telescope or lens:Takahashi GT-40

    Guiding camera:Starlight Xpress Lodestar Guider

    Focal reducer:WILLIAM OPTICS Flattener 68ll

    Software:DeepSkyStackerPhotoshop CC

    Filter:L-Pro

    Resolution: 3000x2258

    Dates: May 31, 2016

    Frames: 24x300"

    Integration: 2.0 hours

    Avg. Moon age: 24.28 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 28.10%

    Astrometry.net job: 1101829

    RA center: 270.992 degrees

    DEC center: -24.298 degrees

    Pixel scale: 1.611 arcsec/pixel

    Orientation: 3.078 degrees

    Field radius: 0.840 degrees

    Data source: Unknown

    Comments

    Author

    fotojerry999
    Jerry Huang
    License: None (All rights reserved)
    121014
    Like

    Sky plot

    Sky plot

    Histogram

    M8 The Lagoon Nebula, 




    

        Jerry Huang