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M8 Lagoon Nebula, 



    
        

            Kathy Walker
M8 Lagoon Nebula
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M8 Lagoon Nebula

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M8 Lagoon Nebula, 



    
        

            Kathy Walker
M8 Lagoon Nebula
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M8 Lagoon Nebula

Acquisition details

Dates:
Aug. 20, 2019 ·  July 13, 2021 ·  July 24, 2021
Frames:
Astrodon Gen2 E-Series Tru-Balance Lum: 8×300(40′) bin 1×1
Astrodon H-alpha 5nm: 7×600(1h 10′) bin 1×1
Astrodon OIII 5nm: 8×900(2h) bin 1×1
Astrodon RGB: 24×120(48′) bin 2×2
Integration:
4h 38′
Avg. Moon age:
12.59 days
Avg. Moon phase:
63.64%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4802345

RA center: 18h03m43s.9

DEC center: -24°1915

Pixel scale: 1.203 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 1.478 degrees

Field radius: 0.636 degrees

Resolution: 3065x2260

File size: 1.0 MB

Locations: Hall's Harbour Observatory (H2O), Hall's Harbour, NS, Canada

Data source: Backyard

Description

A blend of HOO and LRGB

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