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Lagoon Nebula - Messier 8, 



    
        

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Lagoon Nebula - Messier 8
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Lagoon Nebula - Messier 8

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

Imaging cameras: Canon 450D

Mounts: CGEM

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Celestron guide scope 80mm Guidescope

Guiding cameras: Orion SSAG

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

Accessory: Field Flattener


Dates:Aug. 4, 2013

Frames: 39x240"

Integration: 2.6 hours

Avg. Moon age: 27.34 days

Avg. Moon phase: 5.34%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 230904

RA center: 18h 4' 18"

DEC center: -24° 20' 20"

Pixel scale: 1.096 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 176.203 degrees

Field radius: 0.888 degrees


Resolution: 4814x3300

Locations: Weeping Water, Omaha, Nebraska, United States

Description

Reprocessed 4-29-2014 and looks better than previous version

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Lagoon Nebula - Messier 8, 



    
        

            MRPryor