Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Sagittarius (Sgr)  ·  Contains:  Hourglass nebula  ·  Lagoon nebula  ·  M 8  ·  NGC 6523  ·  NGC 6526  ·  NGC 6530  ·  The star 7Sgr  ·  The star 9Sgr
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M8 Lagoon Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Astro-Tech AT8IN f/4 8" Imaging Newtonian

Imaging cameras: Canon T3 1100D

Mounts: CGEM DX

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion ShortTube 80 f/5

Guiding cameras: Orion StarShoot AutoGuider

Software: Binary Rivers Backyard EOS  ·  Luc Coiffier Deep Sky Stacker 3.3.3 beta 45  ·  Photoshop CS3  ·  StarTools  ·  Annie's Astro Actions  ·  Celestron NexRemote v1.7.22  ·  Stark Labs PhD Guiding for Orion v1.11.3

Accessory: Baader Planetarium Mark III MPCC  ·  Ronald J. Keating Jr DewBuster Controller


Dates:June 12, 2013

Frames: 27x300" (2h 15')

Integration: 2h 15'

Avg. Moon age: 3.44 days

Avg. Moon phase: 12.84%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 138553

RA center: 18h04m07s

DEC center: -24°1742

Orientation: 170.523 degrees

Field radius: 0.889 degrees


Resolution: 2000x1331

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