Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Contains:  Lagoon Nebula  ·  M 8  ·  NGC 6523  ·  NGC 6526  ·  NGC 6530  ·  The star 7Sgr  ·  The star 9Sgr
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Lagoon Nebula M8, 



    
        

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Lagoon Nebula M8
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Lagoon Nebula M8

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Twinstar 90mm

Imaging cameras: Canon T3i 600D Canon 600d

Mounts: StarSync Tracker SSTEQ25

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Celestron Guidescope

Guiding cameras: QHY5-II Mono

Software: INDI/Ekos  ·  Darktable  ·  GIMP  ·  SIRIL


Dates:July 13, 2018

Frames: 16x300"

Integration: 1.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 0.45 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.22%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4229570

RA center: 18h 3' 44"

DEC center: -24° 23' 16"

Pixel scale: 2.656 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.485 degrees

Field radius: 0.700 degrees


Resolution: 1560x1080

Locations: Scranton, KS, Scranton, Kansas, United States

Data source: Backyard

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