Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Sagittarius (Sgr)  ·  Contains:  M 20  ·  NGC 6514  ·  Trifid nebula
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Trifid Nebula - M20

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Trifid Nebula - M20

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Explore Scientific ES127mm f/7.5 ED APO triplet

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI1600MM-Cool

Mounts: Celestron CGX

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion ST 80

Guiding cameras: Lodestar X2

Software: Photoshop CS3  ·  PHD2  ·  Sequence Generator Pro  ·  PixInsight

Filters: Optolong L-pro  ·  Astronomik Red  ·  Astronomik 2" CLS CCD  ·  Green  ·  Blue  ·  CLS

Accessory: Hotech 2" SCA Self-Centering Field Flattene Hotech SCA Field Flattner  ·  ZWO 8x 1.25" Filter Wheel (EFW)  ·  MoonLite 2.5" Focuser with MotorFocus  ·  QHYCCD PoleMaster



Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2760164

RA center: 18h 2' 26"

DEC center: -22° 59' 6"

Pixel scale: 0.832 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 276.196 degrees

Field radius: 0.482 degrees


Resolution: 3223x2648

Data source: Backyard

Description

Captured in May and June of 2019.

Optolong L-Pro: 379x30" (gain: 75, offset: 15)

Astronomik Red: 70x30" (gain: 75 offset: 15)

Astronomik Green: 70x30" (gain: 75, offset: 15)

Astronomik Blue: 70x30" (gain: 75, offset: 15)

Integration: 4.9 hours

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Trifid Nebula - M20, 



    
        

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