Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Sagittarius (Sgr)  ·  Contains:  M 20  ·  M 21  ·  NGC 6514  ·  NGC 6531  ·  Trifid nebula
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M20 region, 



    
        

            Richard Muhlack
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M20 region

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            Richard Muhlack
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M20 region

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: GSO Newton 8" f/4

Imaging cameras: QHYCCD QHY10 Color

Mounts: Sky-Watcher NEQ6

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Rubinar 500/8

Guiding cameras: Q5L-II-M

Software: PixInsight  ·  Sequence Generator Pro

Accessory: TeleVue Paracorr Type 1


Dates:July 1, 2017

Frames: 21x300" (1h 45')

Integration: 1h 45'

Avg. Moon age: 7.83 days

Avg. Moon phase: 54.72%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1637500

RA center: 18h03m01s.7

DEC center: -22°4857

Pixel scale: 1.359 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -36.045 degrees

Field radius: 0.656 degrees


Resolution: 2796x2068

Locations: Strathalbyn SA, Australia, Strathalbyn, SA, Australia

Data source: Backyard

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M20 region, 



    
        

            Richard Muhlack