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Contains:  Trifid nebula, M 20, NGC 6514

Image of the day 08/04/2019

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    M20 - lovely Trifid Nebula from Central Europe with DSLR, 





    
        

            Michael S.
    M20 - lovely Trifid Nebula from Central Europe with DSLR

    M20 - lovely Trifid Nebula from Central Europe with DSLR

    Technical card

    Resolution: 2500x1667

    Dates:July 4, 2019

    Frames:
    12x300"
    12x600"

    Integration: 3.0 hours

    Darks: ~24

    Flats: ~20

    Bias: ~50

    Avg. Moon age: 1.91 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 4.06%

    Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

    Mean SQM: 20.60

    Mean FWHM: 4.50

    Temperature: 22.00

    Astrometry.net job: 2830260

    RA center: 270.631 degrees

    DEC center: -22.946 degrees

    Pixel scale: 1.207 arcsec/pixel

    Orientation: 2.723 degrees

    Field radius: 0.504 degrees

    Locations: My lovely garden, J-City, Burgenland, Austria

    Data source: Traveller

    Description

    Not recorded in Namibia, Chile or La Palma but in front of my house in central Europe, just floating around between 14 to 19° over the horizon.
    Could not reach it from my small observatory, so I had to use my mobile setup.
    ;-)

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    Sky-Jennersdorf
    Michael S.
    License: None (All rights reserved)
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      M20 - lovely Trifid Nebula from Central Europe with DSLR, 





    
        

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      M20 - lovely Trifid Nebula from Central Europe with DSLR, 





    
        

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    M20 - lovely Trifid Nebula from Central Europe with DSLR, 





    
        

            Michael S.