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M8 Lagoon Nebula and M20 Trifid Nebula, 



    
        

            Robert Horn
M8 Lagoon Nebula and M20 Trifid Nebula
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M8 Lagoon Nebula and M20 Trifid Nebula

M8 Lagoon Nebula and M20 Trifid Nebula, 



    
        

            Robert Horn
M8 Lagoon Nebula and M20 Trifid Nebula
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M8 Lagoon Nebula and M20 Trifid Nebula

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Samyang 135 ED UMC 2.0
Imaging Cameras
Canon 60D AstroModified
Mounts
Sky-Watcher Star Adventurer Pro
Accessories
COOWOO Lens Heater · Ayex AX-3 Timer Remote Shutter Release
Software
Adobe Lightroom 2015

Acquisition details

Dates:
Aug. 9, 2020
Frames:
18x60" (18')
Integration:
18'
Avg. Moon age:
20.18 days
Avg. Moon phase:
70.31%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3752162

RA center: 18h03m55s.9

DEC center: -23°4402

Pixel scale: 6.827 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 268.761 degrees

Field radius: 2.063 degrees

Resolution: 1811x1205

Locations: Maulbronn, Maulbronn, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Data source: Traveller

Description

My first shoot with tracking mount, stacking, new gear.

Unfortunately there is a lot of light pollution in the picture.

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M8 Lagoon Nebula and M20 Trifid Nebula, 



    
        

            Robert Horn