Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Sagittarius (Sgr)  ·  Contains:  M 20  ·  NGC 6514  ·  Trifid nebula
Trifid Nebula, 



    
        

            Robin Clark - EAA imager
Trifid Nebula
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Trifid Nebula

Acquisition type: Electronically-Assisted Astronomy (EAA, e.g. based on a live video feed)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron SCT 8” Celestron 8" SCT

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI 385MC

Mounts: Celestron Evolution Alt-Az Mount

Focal reducers: Meade f/3.3 Focal Reducer

Software: SharpCap Pro 3.1 SharpCap 3.X Pro

Filters: HUTECH IDAS LPS D1 Filter


Dates:June 30, 2018

Frames: 40x8" (5' 20")

Integration: 5' 20"

Avg. Moon age: 16.82 days

Avg. Moon phase: 95.31%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2582382

RA center: 18h02m29s.0

DEC center: -22°5942

Pixel scale: 2.072 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 174.671 degrees

Field radius: 0.256 degrees


Resolution: 774x438

Locations: Home, Tucson, Arizona, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

SharpCap Pro live stacking with master dark; no post processing.

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Trifid Nebula, 



    
        

            Robin Clark - EAA imager