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Contains:  NGC 6568, IC 1275, NGC 6559, IC 1274, IC 4685, NGC 6544, NGC 6546, NGC 6530, M 21, NGC 6531, M 8, Lagoon nebula, Hourglass nebula, NGC 6523, NGC 6526, Trifid nebula, M 20, NGC 6514, NGC 6469, The star 14Sgr, The star μSgr, The star 11Sgr, The star 9Sgr, The star 7Sgr, The star 4Sgr
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Lagoon and Trifid Nebula (M8 and M20), 


Lagoon and Trifid Nebula (M8 and M20)

Lagoon and Trifid Nebula (M8 and M20)

Technical card

Resolution: 5034x3382

Dates:June 2, 2019

Frames: 21x120"

Integration: 0.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 28.56 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.05% job: 2726702

RA center: 270.550 degrees

DEC center: -23.618 degrees

Pixel scale: 5.440 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 18.552 degrees

Field radius: 4.582 degrees

Locations: Hochrindl, Sirnitz, Kärnten, Austria

Data source: Traveller


The Lagoon and Trifid Nebula photographed with a William Optics Redcat 51 under a dark sky site in Austria. Bortle 3 Class.



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Lagoon and Trifid Nebula (M8 and M20),