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Contains:  IC 1275, NGC 6559, IC 1274, IC 4685, NGC 6544, NGC 6546, NGC 6530, M 21, NGC 6531, M 8, Lagoon nebula, Hourglass nebula, NGC 6523, NGC 6526, Trifid nebula, M 20, NGC 6514, The star 11Sgr, The star 9Sgr, The star 7Sgr, The star 4Sgr
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M8 - M20, 


            RAMON ESPAX
M8 - M20

M8 - M20

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Nikon 300 mm f/4 ED

Imaging camera:Canon EOS 1000D modified (Baader BCF filter) and refrigerated

Guiding telescope or lens:EZG60

Guiding camera:QHY-5 mono

Software:Photoshop CS5DeepSky Stacker 3.3.2

Filter:IDAS LPS 2"

Resolution: 1200x1801

Dates:July 29, 2011

Frames: 15x600"

Integration: 2.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 28.18 days

Avg. Moon phase: 2.07% job: 91496

RA center: 271.409 degrees

DEC center: -23.591 degrees

Pixel scale: 8.473 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 179.870 degrees

Field radius: 2.548 degrees



License: None (All rights reserved)

Sky plot

Sky plot


M8 - M20, 


            RAMON ESPAX