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Contains:  IC 1275, NGC 6559, IC 1274, IC 4685, IC 4684, NGC 6546, NGC 6530, M 8, Lagoon nebula, Hourglass nebula, NGC 6523, NGC 6526, Trifid nebula, M 20, NGC 6514, The star 11Sgr, The star 9Sgr, The star 7Sgr
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M 8, M 20, NGC 6559, IC 4678, 


            Gabriele Gegenbauer
M 8, M 20, NGC 6559, IC 4678

M 8, M 20, NGC 6559, IC 4678

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:LACERTA Apo 72/342 f 4,7

Imaging camera:Moravian G2-8300

Mount:EQ6 Pro

Software:Photoshop CS6, AstroArt5.0, Fitswork


Accessory:Guider MGN

Resolution: 1024x803

Dates:June 13, 2018

Frames: 45x300"

Integration: 3.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 29.15 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.17% job: 2099529

RA center: 271.661 degrees

DEC center: -23.763 degrees

Pixel scale: 9.885 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 1.565 degrees

Field radius: 1.787 degrees

Locations: Hakos Gästefarm, Windhoek, Namibia

Data source: Mix of multiple source



Gabriele Gegenbauer
License: Attribution-NoDerivs Creative Commons

Sky plot

Sky plot


M 8, M 20, NGC 6559, IC 4678, 


            Gabriele Gegenbauer