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Contains:  NGC 6530, M 8, Lagoon nebula, Hourglass nebula, NGC 6523, NGC 6526, Trifid nebula, M 20, NGC 6514, The star 9Sgr, The star 7Sgr
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M8 and M20, 


            Dave Fram
M8 and M20

M8 and M20

Technical card

Resolution: 3552x2412

Dates:July 19, 2018

Frames: 150x180"

Integration: 7.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 7.06 days

Avg. Moon phase: 46.60% job: 2159132

RA center: 270.891 degrees

DEC center: -23.748 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.246 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 103.514 degrees

Field radius: 1.340 degrees

Locations: Home observatory (balcony), Kingston, Ontario, Canada

Data source: Backyard


First attempt in SHO.
50 SII 180"
50 Ha 180"
45 OIII 180"



Dave Fram
License: None (All rights reserved)

Sky plot

Sky plot


M8 and M20, 


            Dave Fram