Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Sagittarius (Sgr)  ·  Contains:  M 20  ·  M 21  ·  NGC 6514  ·  NGC 6531  ·  Trifid nebula
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M20

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: MEADE 6" F5 Newtonian

Imaging cameras: Nikon D70s Full Spectrum

Mounts: Skywatcher HEQ5 Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Mizar 68mm Guidescope

Filters: CLS  ·  Baader UV-IR Cut Filter

Accessory: Baader MPCC Mark III Coma Corrector


Dates:May 5, 2014

Frames: 40x180" (2h)

Integration: 2h

Avg. Moon age: 5.92 days

Avg. Moon phase: 34.72%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 274700

RA center: 18h 2' 10"

DEC center: -22° 57' 39"

Pixel scale: 2.091 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 149.791 degrees

Field radius: 0.870 degrees


Resolution: 2524x1615

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M20

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            Kevin Parker