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M20: the Trifid Nebula, 


            Roberto Frassi
M20: the Trifid Nebula
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M20: the Trifid Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: TS Optics 8" F5

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 1100D (modificata) Canon eos 1100d modified no Baader

Mounts: NEQ6-Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Bresser Skylux 70/700

Guiding cameras: Zwo ASI120MC

Software: PHD Guiding 2  ·  Photoshop CS  ·  PixInsight LE  ·  APT - Astro Photography Tool

Filters: Astronomik CLS CCD EOS Clip astronomik cls ccd clip

Accessory: Baader RCC Coma Corrector

Frames:Astronomik CLS CCD EOS Clip astronomik cls ccd clip: 15x300" ISO1600 34C bin 1x1

Integration: 1.2 hours

Darks: ~5

Flats: ~5

Bias: ~15

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1219088

RA center: 18h 2' 37"

DEC center: -22° 58' 40"

Pixel scale: 4.323 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -178.434 degrees

Field radius: 0.739 degrees

Resolution: 620x413

Locations: Star Max Observatory, Pianello Val Tidone, Piacenza, Italy



Roberto Frassi
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M20: the Trifid Nebula, 


            Roberto Frassi