Celestial hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Sagittarius (Sgr)  ·  Contains:  Hourglass nebula  ·  Lagoon nebula  ·  M 8  ·  NGC 6523  ·  NGC 6526  ·  NGC 6530  ·  NGC 6544  ·  The star 4Sgr  ·  The star 7Sgr  ·  The star 9Sgr
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The Lagoon Nebula - M8, 



    
        

            Michael J. Mangieri
The Lagoon Nebula - M8
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The Lagoon Nebula - M8

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The Lagoon Nebula - M8, 



    
        

            Michael J. Mangieri
The Lagoon Nebula - M8
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The Lagoon Nebula - M8

Equipment

Acquisition details

Dates:
July 6, 2016
Frames:
Orion SkyGlow Imaging Filter: 24×120(48′) (gain: 0.00) -15°C bin 1×1
Integration:
48′
Darks:
20
Bias:
100
Avg. Moon age:
2.15 days
Avg. Moon phase:
5.13%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
5.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1436241

RA center: 18h03m59s.3

DEC center: -24°2302

Pixel scale: 2.204 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 359.319 degrees

Field radius: 1.423 degrees

Resolution: 3876x2568

File size: 4.1 MB

Locations: Mikey's Place, Reisterstown, Maryland, United States

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The Lagoon Nebula - M8, 



    
        

            Michael J. Mangieri