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Contains:  NGC 6544, NGC 6530, M 8, Lagoon nebula, Hourglass nebula, NGC 6523, NGC 6526, The star 9Sgr, The star 7Sgr, The star 4Sgr
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M8, 





    
        

            Michael Heimbach
M8

M8

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Skywatcher SW 130/650 PDS

Imaging camera:Nikon D5100A

Mount:Skywatcher NEQ6 Pro Goto Synscan VTSB

Guiding telescope or lens:8x50 Sucher

Guiding camera:ZWO Optical ZWO ASI120MM-S

Filter:Baader UHC-S 2" Filter

Resolution: 4734x3057

Dates:July 15, 2018

Frames: 20x600"

Integration: 3.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 2.77 days

Avg. Moon phase: 8.46%

Astrometry.net job: 2159067

RA center: 270.970 degrees

DEC center: -24.366 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.513 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 177.836 degrees

Field radius: 1.184 degrees

Locations: Gartensternwarte, 52391 Vettweiß, NRW, Germany

Data source: Backyard

Description

Image of M8 taken over 3 Nights because it only visible for 3 Hours from my Place.

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M8, 





    
        

            Michael Heimbach