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

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FS102NSV

Imaging cameras: Canon 20D

Focal reducers: Takahashi QE 0,73x TOA-130RE (Reducer)


Dates:Aug. 3, 2013

Frames: 30x120"

Integration: 1.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 26.44 days

Avg. Moon phase: 10.41%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 138218

RA center: 18h 4' 16"

DEC center: -24° 21' 10"

Pixel scale: 2.062 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -160.746 degrees

Field radius: 0.680 degrees


Resolution: 620x537

Locations: Marienthal , Marienthal, bas rhin, France

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