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Contains:  0.38, 11 Sgr, 13.84, 268 Adorea, 4 Sgr, 7 Sgr, 9 Sgr, B296, B302, B303, B85, B88, B89, B91, Hourglass nebula, IC 1274, IC 1275, IC 4685, IC1274, IC1275, IC4684, IC4685, Lagoon nebula, M 20, M 21, M 8, M20, M21, M8, NGC 6514, NGC 6523, NGC 6526, NGC 6530, NGC 6531, NGC 6544, NGC 6546, NGC 6559, NGC6526, NGC6530, NGC6544, NGC6546, NGC6559, PK005-02.2, PK005-03.3, PK006+00.1, PK006+01.1, PK006-02.1, PK006-03.1, PK006-03.2, PK006-03.3, PK007+01.2, PK008-01.1, PK008-02.1, Saturn, Sh2-25, Sh2-26, Sh2-28, Sh2-29, Sh2-30, Sh2-31, Sh2-32, Sh2-34, The star 11Sgr, The star 4Sgr, The star 7Sgr, The star 9Sgr, Trifid nebula
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The Lagoon, Trifid and friends with Saturn, 



    
        

            Gabe Shaughnessy
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The Lagoon, Trifid and friends with Saturn

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Imaging telescopes or lenses:Takahashi FSQ 106 EDX III

Imaging cameras:Nikon D610

Mounts:Astro-Physics Mach1AP GTO CP4

Focal reducers:Takahashi 0.73x Focal Reducer

Software:PixInsight


Dates:Sept. 10, 2018

Integration: 0.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 0.86 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.83%


Astrometry.net job: 2245592

RA center: 18h 5' 30"

DEC center: -23° 18' 51"

Pixel scale: 3.111 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 25.204 degrees

Field radius: 3.043 degrees


Resolution: 6012x3672

Data source: Backyard

Description

The ringed planet, Saturn, from our vantage makes an appearance near the galactic center. Saturn is a distance of 77 light minutes, while the Lagoon and Trifid nebulae are 4000-5000 light years away.

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Gabe Shaughnessy
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The Lagoon, Trifid and friends with Saturn, 



    
        

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