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Contains:  NGC 6546, NGC 6530, M 21, NGC 6531, M 8, Lagoon nebula, Hourglass nebula, NGC 6523, NGC 6526, Trifid nebula, M 20, NGC 6514, The star 9Sgr, The star 7Sgr, The star 4Sgr
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M008 Lagoon Nebula/Trifid Nebula, 


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M008 Lagoon Nebula/Trifid Nebula

M008 Lagoon Nebula/Trifid Nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 1500x999

Integration: 0.0 hours job: 1159066

RA center: 18h 4' 16"

DEC center: -23° 5' 2"

Pixel scale: 7.047 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 114.337 degrees

Field radius: 1.764


Taken July 11, 2016 at LVAAS South Mountain Observatory Allentown PA, USA. 105 subs at 35 seconds, ISO 800 plus 25 darks. Unguided, unmodified Canon T1i. No filter. Significant light pollution.



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M008 Lagoon Nebula/Trifid Nebula, 


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