Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Sagittarius (Sgr)  ·  Contains:  Hourglass nebula  ·  Lagoon nebula  ·  M 8  ·  NGC 6523  ·  NGC 6526  ·  NGC 6530  ·  The star 7Sgr  ·  The star 9Sgr
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The Lagoon Nebula - 8/25/2009, 



    
        

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The Lagoon Nebula - 8/25/2009

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The Lagoon Nebula - 8/25/2009, 



    
        

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The Lagoon Nebula - 8/25/2009

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Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 170541

RA center: 18h 3' 31"

DEC center: -24° 19' 8"

Pixel scale: 2.531 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -163.224 degrees

Field radius: 0.788 degrees


Resolution: 1920x1155

Description

Embarrassing? You bet.

Nonetheless, it's like the first dollar at a store. This is my very first astro-picture. It is a dismal failure and will serve as a constant reminder as I move forward.

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The Lagoon Nebula - 8/25/2009, 



    
        

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