Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Sagittarius (Sgr)  ·  Contains:  Hourglass nebula  ·  IC 1274  ·  IC 1275  ·  IC 4685  ·  Lagoon nebula  ·  M 20  ·  M 21  ·  M 8  ·  NGC 6451  ·  NGC 6469  ·  NGC 6514  ·  NGC 6523  ·  NGC 6526  ·  NGC 6530  ·  NGC 6531  ·  NGC 6544  ·  NGC 6546  ·  NGC 6553  ·  NGC 6559  ·  The star 11Sgr  ·  The star 4Sgr  ·  The star 7Sgr  ·  The star 9Sgr  ·  The star Alnasl (γ2Sgr)  ·  The star γ1Sgr  ·  Trifid nebula
Sagittarius region., 



    
        

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Sagittarius region.
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Sagittarius region.

Sagittarius region., 



    
        

            alpheratzlaboratory
Sagittarius region.
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Sagittarius region.

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Rokinon 135mm f/2
Imaging Cameras
Canon 60D
Mounts
Celestron CGEM
Software
PIXINSIGHT 1.8 · Adobe Photoshop 6 CS Extended

Acquisition details

Dates:
April 29, 2017
Frames:
10x100" (16' 40")
Integration:
16' 40"
Avg. Moon age:
3.46 days
Avg. Moon phase:
12.92%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1560479

RA center: 18h06m14s.6

DEC center: -27°0036

Pixel scale: 6.842 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 357.029 degrees

Field radius: 5.939 degrees

Resolution: 3465x5202

Description

Behind this crowded zone of our galaxy, 26,000 lightyears away from us, you can find Sagittarius A* a supermassive black hole.

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Sagittarius region., 



    
        

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