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Contains:  NGC 6546, 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 and Lagoon Nebulas, 


            Craig Goble
Trifid and Lagoon Nebulas

Trifid and Lagoon Nebulas

Technical card

Resolution: 1024x773

Dates:June 7, 2019

Frames: 30x15"

Integration: 0.1 hours

Avg. Moon age: 4.41 days

Avg. Moon phase: 20.41% job: 2733411

RA center: 270.620 degrees

DEC center: -23.422 degrees

Pixel scale: 10.459 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 357.521 degrees

Field radius: 1.864 degrees

Locations: The Leigh Lachapelle Memorial Observatory, Bear Lake, Michigan, United States

Data source: Backyard


Posting my first wide angle image taken with the Stellarvue SV70T. Less than 8 minutes of light frames only and no post-processing. Easy peasy acquisition which I appreciate when having to image well into early morning this time of year at the 45th parallel!



Craig Goble
License: None (All rights reserved)

Sky plot

Sky plot


Trifid and Lagoon Nebulas, 


            Craig Goble