Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Sagittarius (Sgr)  ·  Contains:  M 20  ·  M 21  ·  NGC 6514  ·  NGC 6531  ·  Trifid nebula
Messier 020 - Trifid Nebula, 



    
        

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Messier 020 - Trifid Nebula
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Messier 020 - Trifid Nebula

Messier 020 - Trifid Nebula, 



    
        

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Messier 020 - Trifid Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Astro Tech AT 111 APO - f7.0

Imaging cameras: Canon 450D

Mounts: CGEM

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Astro Tech 50 mm guider

Guiding cameras: Orion SSAG

Software: Binary Rivers Backyard EOS  ·  PHD Guiding  ·  Pleiades Astrophoto, S.L. Pix Insight  ·  Adobe Photoshop Elements 12

Accessory: Field Flattener


Dates:July 27, 2013

Frames: 29x200" (1h 36' 40")

Integration: 1h 36' 40"

Avg. Moon age: 19.97 days

Avg. Moon phase: 72.38%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 175530

RA center: 18h 3' 19"

DEC center: -22° 46' 8"

Pixel scale: 1.190 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 88.301 degrees

Field radius: 0.985 degrees


Resolution: 4957x3300

Locations: Weeping Water, Omaha, Nebraska, United States

Description

Messier 020 - Trifid Nebula & Messier 021

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Messier 020 - Trifid Nebula, 



    
        

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