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

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron EdgeHD 1100

Imaging cameras: QHY10

Mounts: Celestron CGEM DX Hypertuned

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion ShortTube 80

Guiding cameras: ZWO Design ASI120MC

Focal reducers: Starizona HyperStar 3

Software: Corel Paintshop Pro  ·  PixInsight

Filters: Orion SkyGlow Imaging Filter


Dates:July 6, 2016

Frames:Orion SkyGlow Imaging Filter: 24x120" (48') ISO0 (gain: 0.00) -15C bin 1x1

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

DEC center: -24°2302

Pixel scale: 2.204 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 359.319 degrees

Field radius: 1.423 degrees


Resolution: 3876x2568

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

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The Lagoon Nebula - M8, 



    
        

            Michael J. Mangieri