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Contains:  Trifid nebula, M 20, NGC 6514
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Trifid Nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 1747x1338

Astrodon Gen2E Blue: 80x120" bin 1x1
Astrodon Gen2E Green: 80x120" bin 1x1
Astrodon Gen2E Lum: 200x60" bin 1x1
Astrodon Gen2E Red: 80x120" bin 1x1

Integration: 11.3 hours job: 2106979

RA center: 270.611 degrees

DEC center: -22.975 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.573 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.005 degrees

Field radius: 0.481 degrees

Locations: Backyard, Dickinson, TX, United States

Data source: Backyard


I am pleased with the way this turned out. I think the short exposures helped me with the background. I am in Bortles 6 skies with a neighbor who has his backyard lit up with a high pressure sodium.(mounted on a pole 30' up 50 yards from my set up.



Adam Ament
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Sky plot

Sky plot


Trifid Nebula, 


            Adam Ament

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