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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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M8 - Lagoon Nebula, 


            Charles R. Wright
M8 - Lagoon Nebula

M8 - Lagoon Nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 3354x2529

Dates:July 25, 2019

Astrodon Blue Gen II: 2x600" -10C bin 1x1
Astrodon Green Gen II: 1x600" -10C bin 1x1
Astrodon Lum Gen II: 2x300" -10C bin 1x1
Astrodon Red Gen II: 2x600" -10C bin 1x1

Integration: 1.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 22.56 days

Avg. Moon phase: 45.60%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 3.00

Temperature: 13.00 job: 2821492

RA center: 271.130 degrees

DEC center: -24.359 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.370 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 358.147 degrees

Field radius: 0.799 degrees

Locations: Hill House, Strafford, VT, United States

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility



Charles R. Wright
License: None (All rights reserved)

Sky plot

Sky plot


M8 - Lagoon Nebula, 


            Charles R. Wright