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Lagoon Nebula (July 2016), 



    
        

            Steve Cross
Lagoon Nebula (July 2016)
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Lagoon Nebula (July 2016)

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Lagoon Nebula (July 2016), 



    
        

            Steve Cross
Lagoon Nebula (July 2016)
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Lagoon Nebula (July 2016)

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Celestron C8
Imaging Cameras
Canon 600D
Mounts
Celestron AVX Mount
Filters
Orion SkyGlow Imaging Filter
Accessories
celestron 6.3 Focal reducer
Software
MLUnsold Digital Imaging Images Plus · BackyardEOS

Acquisition details

Dates:
July 30, 2016
Frames:
Orion SkyGlow Imaging Filter: 157x45" (1h 57' 45") ISO1600
Integration:
1h 57' 45"
Darks:
20
Flats:
12
Bias:
20
Avg. Moon age:
25.98 days
Avg. Moon phase:
13.61%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
4.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1537536

RA center: 18h03m48s.10

DEC center: -24°1850

Pixel scale: 0.757 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.027 degrees

Field radius: 0.559 degrees

Resolution: 4420x2947

Locations: Home Observatory, Jacksonville, Florida, United States

Description

This was one of my first astro images I successfully captured. This was captured unguided. I like to include this to see where I started out at.

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Lagoon Nebula (July 2016), 



    
        

            Steve Cross