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Contains:  NGC 6530, M 8, Lagoon nebula, Hourglass nebula, NGC 6523, NGC 6526, The star 9Sgr, The star 7Sgr
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Messier 8 Lagoon Nebula in HOO, 


            Chad Andrist
Messier 8 Lagoon Nebula in HOO

Messier 8 Lagoon Nebula in HOO

Technical card

Resolution: 2940x3154

Dates:June 14, 2018July 8, 2018

Astrodon 3nm OIII 31mm: 24x120" (gain: 200.00) -15C bin 1x1
Astrodon 5nm Ha 31mm: 44x120" (gain: 200.00) -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 2.3 hours

Darks: ~30

Flats: ~20

Avg. Moon age: 12.55 days

Avg. Moon phase: 14.13%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 7.00 job: 2280977

RA center: 270.982 degrees

DEC center: -24.300 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.474 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 180.376 degrees

Field radius: 0.883 degrees

Locations: Milwaukee Astronomical Society Observatory, New Berlin, Wisconsin, United States

Data source: Traveller



Chad Andrist
License: None (All rights reserved)

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Messier 8 Lagoon Nebula in HOO, 


            Chad Andrist