Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Sagittarius (Sgr)  ·  Contains:  Hourglass nebula  ·  IC 1274  ·  IC 1275  ·  IC 4685  ·  Lagoon nebula  ·  M 20  ·  M 21  ·  M 8  ·  NGC 6469  ·  NGC 6514  ·  NGC 6523  ·  NGC 6526  ·  NGC 6530  ·  NGC 6531  ·  NGC 6544  ·  NGC 6546  ·  NGC 6553  ·  NGC 6559  ·  The star 11Sgr  ·  The star 3Sgr  ·  The star 4Sgr  ·  The star 7Sgr  ·  The star 9Sgr  ·  Trifid nebula
Lagoon and Trifid, 



    
        

            Ben Mclerran
Lagoon and Trifid
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Lagoon and Trifid

Lagoon and Trifid, 



    
        

            Ben Mclerran
Lagoon and Trifid
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Lagoon and Trifid

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Minolta 135mm

Imaging cameras: Olympus E-PL1

Mounts: Celestron CG5 AS-GT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Minolta 50mm f1.7

Guiding cameras: Samsung SDC 435 VIdeo CCD

Software: The Gimp  ·  Deep Sky Stacker  ·  wxAstrocap


Dates:Sept. 3, 2013

Frames: 3x60" (3')

Integration: 3'

Avg. Moon age: 27.64 days

Avg. Moon phase: 3.99%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 124969

RA center: 18h 0' 3"

DEC center: -24° 38' 49"

Pixel scale: 6.711 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -90.022 degrees

Field radius: 4.698 degrees


Resolution: 4032x3024

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Lagoon and Trifid, 



    
        

            Ben Mclerran