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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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M8 Lagoon Nebula, 


            Ethan Wong
M8 Lagoon Nebula

M8 Lagoon Nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 6534x6534

Dates:May 11, 2019

Frames: 21x180"

Integration: 1.1 hours

Avg. Moon age: 6.81 days

Avg. Moon phase: 43.87% job: 2691507

RA center: 18h 3' 54"

DEC center: -24° 18' 39"

Pixel scale: 0.740 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 95.922 degrees

Field radius: 0.949

Locations: Rooftop, Singapore, Singapore, Singapore

Data source: Backyard


First time shooting guided subs with Explore Scientific's iexos 100 mount. For such an affordable mount, this is simply stellar as it performed beyond my expectations.

Note: I'm an amateur and I'm happy to be able to do this as a past time :)



Ethan Wong
License: None (All rights reserved)

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M8 Lagoon Nebula, 


            Ethan Wong