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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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Re-Processed M8 Lagoon Nebula, 


Re-Processed M8 Lagoon Nebula

Re-Processed M8 Lagoon Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Orion 120ST Refractor f/5.0

Imaging camera:Canon SL1

Mount:Orion StarSeeker IV

Guiding camera:Canon SL1

Resolution: 2038x2152

Dates:Aug. 19, 2018

Frames: 21x12"

Integration: 0.1 hours

Avg. Moon age: 8.47 days

Avg. Moon phase: 61.51% job: 2741003

RA center: 270.974 degrees

DEC center: -24.370 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.479 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 346.362 degrees

Field radius: 0.609 degrees

Locations: John W Richards, Warner Robins, GA, United States

Data source: Backyard


This is data from almost a year ago from my Orion 120ST and DLSR that I reprocessed in Pixinsight. I originally used DSS and Light Room, but the Pixinsight processing is a vast improvement, I think.



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Re-Processed M8 Lagoon Nebula,