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Contains:  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 9Sgr, The star 7Sgr, The star 4Sgr
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M20 (Trifide) M8 (Lagune), 


            Benoit leguet
M20 (Trifide) M8 (Lagune)

M20 (Trifide) M8 (Lagune)

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Tamron Sp 300 2,8

Imaging camera:Canon 350D Baader

Mount:Astrotrac 320X-AG

Software:Photoshop CS 6Iris


Resolution: 3447x2272

Dates:June 12, 2012

Frames: 27x120" ISO400

Integration: 0.9 hours

Darks: ~13

Flats: ~13

Bias: ~13

Avg. Moon age: 23.11 days

Avg. Moon phase: 39.80% job: 185732

RA center: 270.832 degrees

DEC center: -23.582 degrees

Pixel scale: 4.486 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 91.404 degrees

Field radius: 2.573 degrees

Locations: Observatoire personnel, Pignan, Hérault, France



Benoit leguet
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M20 (Trifide) M8 (Lagune), 


            Benoit leguet