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Contains:  7 Sgr, 9 Sgr, B296, B88, B89, Hourglass nebula, Lagoon nebula, M 8, M8, NGC 6523, NGC 6526, NGC 6530, NGC6526, NGC6530, Sh2-25, The star 7Sgr, The star 9Sgr
Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
First Lagoon of 2017 :-), 


            Daniel Nobre
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First Lagoon of 2017 :-)

Imaging telescopes or lenses: GSO Ritchey Chretien 200mm F/8

Imaging cameras: Canon 450D modified

Mounts: iOptron iEQ45

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion ED80 apochromatic refractor Orion ED80

Guiding cameras: QHY5L-II-M QHY5L II mono

Focal reducers: Astro-Physics CCD tele compressor CCDT67 - 0.67x Reducer

Software: Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight 1.8 Ripley  ·  PHD2 Guiding

Filters: Orion SkyGlow Astrophotography Filter 2 inch Orion Sky Glow 2"

Accessory: Telrad  ·  Shoestring Astronomy GPUSB

Dates:June 16, 2017

Frames: 48x170"

Integration: 2.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 21.18 days

Avg. Moon phase: 60.23% job: 1615532

RA center: 18h 4' 5"

DEC center: -24° 14' 46"

Pixel scale: 1.012 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -131.294 degrees

Field radius: 0.621 degrees

Resolution: 3535x2651

Locations: Pandora Observatory, Pindamonhangaba, Sao Paulo, Brazil


M8 - My first Lagoon Nebula of 2017 @ fair seeing, hope you enjoy !!! 2 hours of good subs...after 1:00 am the humidity and the fog was so strong that I have to quit imaging...



Daniel Nobre
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  • Final
    First Lagoon of 2017 :-), 


            Daniel Nobre
  • First Lagoon of 2017 :-), 


            Daniel Nobre


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First Lagoon of 2017 :-), 


            Daniel Nobre