Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Sagittarius (Sgr)  ·  Contains:  Hourglass nebula  ·  IC 4684  ·  Lagoon nebula  ·  M 20  ·  M 21  ·  M 8  ·  NGC 6514  ·  NGC 6523  ·  NGC 6526  ·  NGC 6530  ·  NGC 6531  ·  NGC 6544  ·  NGC 6546  ·  The star 4Sgr  ·  The star 7Sgr  ·  The star 9Sgr  ·  Trifid nebula
Messier 8 & Messier 20, 



    
        

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Messier 8 & Messier 20
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Messier 8 & Messier 20

Messier 8 & Messier 20, 



    
        

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Messier 8 & Messier 20
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Messier 8 & Messier 20

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Teleskop Service TS APO 50

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 1000Da

Mounts: Sky-Watcher Star Adventurer

Guiding telescopes or lenses: SkyWatcher FinderGuider 9x50

Guiding cameras: Lacerta MGEN2-Autoguider Kamera

Software: PixInsight


Dates:July 25, 2017

Frames: 11x180" (33')

Integration: 33'

Avg. Moon age: 2.32 days

Avg. Moon phase: 5.94%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2389473

RA center: 18h03m43s

DEC center: -23°4308

Pixel scale: 3.525 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 269.186 degrees

Field radius: 2.252 degrees


Resolution: 3836x2539

Data source: Traveller

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Messier 8 & Messier 20, 



    
        

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