Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Sagittarius (Sgr)  ·  Contains:  Lagoon Nebula  ·  M 8  ·  NGC 6523  ·  NGC 6526  ·  NGC 6530  ·  The star 7Sgr  ·  The star 9Sgr
Messier 8. Lagoon Nebula, 



    
        

            Alejandro López
Messier 8. Lagoon Nebula
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Messier 8. Lagoon Nebula

Messier 8. Lagoon Nebula, 



    
        

            Alejandro López
Messier 8. Lagoon Nebula
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Messier 8. Lagoon Nebula

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Meade R8 203/1000

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 550D 550D mod

Mounts: SkyWatcher EQ6-R Pro EQ6 R pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Lunatico EZG 60

Guiding cameras: QHYCCD qhy5l2 mono

Software: Photoshop

Filters: Baader MPCC Mark III

Accessory: Filtre IDAS LPS IDAS LPS D1


Dates:July 5, 2019

Frames: 35x180" (1h 45')

Integration: 1h 45'

Avg. Moon age: 3.04 days

Avg. Moon phase: 10.10%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3641467

RA center: 18h 4' 1"

DEC center: -24° 17' 2"

Pixel scale: 0.880 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 329.626 degrees

Field radius: 0.730 degrees


Resolution: 4959x3337

Locations: Pozo Barrero, Belmonte, Cuenca, Spain

Data source: Backyard

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Messier 8. Lagoon Nebula, 



    
        

            Alejandro López