Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Sagittarius (Sgr)  ·  Contains:  Hourglass nebula  ·  Lagoon nebula  ·  M 20  ·  M 21  ·  M 8  ·  NGC 6514  ·  NGC 6523  ·  NGC 6526  ·  NGC 6530  ·  NGC 6531  ·  NGC 6544  ·  NGC 6546  ·  The star 7Sgr  ·  The star 9Sgr  ·  Trifid nebula
Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
Lagoon  and Triffid, 


            Peter Shah
Lagoon  and Triffid
Powered byPixInsight

Lagoon and Triffid

Technical card

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2738569

RA center: 18h 4' 18"

DEC center: -23° 43' 44"

Pixel scale: 2.887 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 79.969 degrees

Field radius: 1.591 degrees

Resolution: 3177x2379

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: e-EyE Extremadura


This is taken from one of the scopes I have been setting up in Spain at E-Eye observatory hosting. This a first remote test image taken with an FSQ106 at f3.6 and QSI 683 WSG mono. Framing and exposure time all done by me from the UK via Maxim DL.
Exposures were total of 3hours, 12x 300s in each in RGB, no flats or darks only Bias frames used.


Sky plot

Sky plot


Lagoon  and Triffid, 


            Peter Shah