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Contains:  NGC 6530, M 21, NGC 6531, M 8, Lagoon nebula, Hourglass nebula, NGC 6523, NGC 6526, Trifid nebula, M 20, NGC 6514, The star 9Sgr, The star 7Sgr, The star 4Sgr
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Trifid Nebula (M20) and Lagoon Nebula (M8), 


            Chuck's Astrophot...
Trifid Nebula (M20) and Lagoon Nebula (M8)

Trifid Nebula (M20) and Lagoon Nebula (M8)

Technical card

Resolution: 2831x1838 job: 2704193

RA center: 270.703 degrees

DEC center: -23.597 degrees

Pixel scale: 3.477 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 95.477 degrees

Field radius: 1.630 degrees

Data source: Backyard


This is one of the few objects I captured with my QHY10 one shot color camera. I reprocessed some old data. I've been thinking about selling this camera, but it does seem very capable on bright Milky Way targets.

Frames: Optolong L-Pro 2" 40x180" (gain: 22.00) -20C
Integration: 2 hours



Chuck's Astrophot...
License: None (All rights reserved)

Sky plot

Sky plot


Trifid Nebula (M20) and Lagoon Nebula (M8), 


            Chuck's Astrophot...