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Contains:  NGC 6530, M 21, NGC 6531, M 8, Lagoon nebula, Hourglass nebula, NGC 6523, NGC 6526, Trifid nebula, M 20, NGC 6514, The star 9Sgr, The star 7Sgr, The star 4Sgr
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Lagoon and Trifid, 


Lagoon and Trifid

Lagoon and Trifid

Technical card

Resolution: 3990x5970

Dates:July 26, 2017

Frames:Hutech IDAS 2" LPS-D1: 204x30" ISO1600

Integration: 1.7 hours

Darks: ~20

Flats: ~20

Bias: ~20

Avg. Moon age: 3.37 days

Avg. Moon phase: 12.34%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00 job: 1669273

RA center: 270.759 degrees

DEC center: -23.627 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.632 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 164.979 degrees

Field radius: 1.628 degrees

Locations: Backyard, Dacula, GA, United States


Only an hour and half of data as clouds rolled in. I'll try and add more if I ever get a decent clear night around here. Clear nights are hard to come by in the southeastern US in the summer!



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Lagoon and Trifid,