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Contains:  NGC 6530, M 8, Lagoon nebula, Hourglass nebula, NGC 6523, NGC 6526, The star 9Sgr, The star 7Sgr
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Lagoon Nebula (Messier 8), 


            Miles Zhou
Lagoon Nebula (Messier 8)

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Celestron C8NGT

Imaging camera:QHYCCD QHY 9M

Filter:BAADER H Alpha 7nm

Resolution: 2511x1860

Dates:Aug. 1, 2012

Integration: 0.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 14.09 days

Avg. Moon phase: 99.48% job: 102569

RA center: 18h 4' 6"

DEC center: -24° 20' 16"

Pixel scale: 1.113 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -175.820 degrees

Field radius: 0.483

Locations: Hangzhou, Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China


Lagoon Nebula (Messier 8)
HaLRGB by C8N + QHY9.
Ha: 10x300s (Baader's Filter)
L: 10x200s
RGB: 10x60s each.



Miles Zhou
License: None (All rights reserved)

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Lagoon Nebula (Messier 8), 


            Miles Zhou