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Contains:  B85, M 20, M20, NGC 6514, Sh2-30, Trifid nebula
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M20 - Trifid Nebula, 


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M20 - Trifid Nebula

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Meade Newtonian 8" f/6

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS M50

Mounts: Meade German EQ mount w/Byer 7" Drive

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Meade MA12mm Illuminated reticle Yes, I still manually guide :)  ·  Orion 90mm f/7.3 guide scope

Guiding cameras: Left Eye ball

Software: Astro Photography Tool - APT Astro Photography tool  ·  DeepSkyStacker (DSS) DDS  ·  Raw Therapee  ·  Photoshop CS5 Ps CS5

Dates:May 6, 2019

Frames: 51x15"

Integration: 0.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 1.55 days

Avg. Moon phase: 2.68% job: 2877469

RA center: 18h 2' 22"

DEC center: -23° 0' 46"

Pixel scale: 0.633 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 7.944 degrees

Field radius: 0.634 degrees

Resolution: 6004x4000

Data source: Traveller


Imaged from Death Valley



License: None (All rights reserved)

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M20 - Trifid Nebula,