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Contains:  Hourglass nebula, Lagoon nebula, M 8, NGC 6523, NGC 6526, NGC 6530, The star 7Sgr, The star 9Sgr
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M8  The Lagoon Nebula, 


            Ray Heinle
M8  The Lagoon Nebula
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M8 The Lagoon Nebula

Technical card

Dates:June 27, 2019

Frames: 19x180"

Integration: 0.9 hours

Avg. Moon age: 24.08 days

Avg. Moon phase: 30.07%

Basic astrometry details job: 2812155

RA center: 18h 4' 11"

DEC center: -24° 23' 34"

Pixel scale: 1.014 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 3.638 degrees

Field radius: 0.937 degrees

Resolution: 5544x3684

Locations: Picketpost Trailhead, Near Superior, AZ, Arizona, United States

Data source: Traveller



Ray Heinle
License: None (All rights reserved)

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M8  The Lagoon Nebula, 


            Ray Heinle