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M8 and M20, 



    
        

            Doug Griffith
M8 and M20
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M8 and M20

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Stellarvue SV70T

Imaging cameras: Nikon D5300 Full Spectrum Modified

Mounts: SkyWatcher EQ6-R Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: StarField 60mm Guidescope 215mm FL

Guiding cameras: Altair Astro GPCAM2 290 Mono

Focal reducers: Stellarvue SV70T 0.8x Focal Reducer/Field Flattener

Software: PixInsight 1.8.5  ·  Adobe Phosotshop CC 2018

Filters: ASTRO HUTECH HEUIB-II

Accessory: Celestron Red Dot Finder


Dates:Aug. 1, 2019

Frames: 30x360"

Integration: 3.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 0.44 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.21%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3633552

RA center: 18h 3' 8"

DEC center: -23° 43' 8"

Pixel scale: 6.807 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 10.948 degrees

Field radius: 2.313 degrees


Resolution: 2048x1338

Locations: Solar Site, Beckwith Township, Ontario, Canada

Data source: Backyard

Description

Imaged from Beckwith Township, ON, Canada

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M8 and M20, 



    
        

            Doug Griffith