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Contains:  NGC 6530, M 8, Lagoon nebula, Hourglass nebula, NGC 6523, NGC 6526, The star 9Sgr, The star 7Sgr
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Lagoon nebula hoo revised version, 


            Shawn Killian
Lagoon nebula hoo revised version

Lagoon nebula hoo revised version

Technical card

Resolution: 2445x2817 job: 3188069

RA center: 18h 3' 55"

DEC center: -24° 17' 42"

Pixel scale: 1.563 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 269.418 degrees

Field radius: 0.810

Locations: Home observatory, Newport, PA, United States

Data source: Backyard


Lagoon nebula in hoo, I know this is not the usual colors associated with this nebula, but I like the blue center with the surrounding red nebulosity, seems to give it a 3d affect.



Shawn Killian
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Sky plot


Lagoon nebula hoo revised version, 


            Shawn Killian