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Contains:  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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M 8 & NGC 6514 (Morocco - Atlas Mountains), 


            Paul Muskee
M 8 & NGC 6514 (Morocco - Atlas Mountains)

M 8 & NGC 6514 (Morocco - Atlas Mountains)

Technical card

Resolution: 4569x3469

Dates:June 25, 2019

Frames:Baader UV-IR-CUT Filter: 72x300" (gain: 1.00) -18C bin 1x1

Integration: 6.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 22.23 days

Avg. Moon phase: 49.08%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 1.00 job: 3088010

RA center: 18h 3' 27"

DEC center: -23° 42' 7"

Pixel scale: 2.026 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 83.747 degrees

Field radius: 1.614

Locations: Atlas Mountains, Tagherat Anekrim, Agadir-Ida-Ou Tanane Province, Morocco

Data source: Traveller


Another one from the Morocco production. Data collected June 2019 high into the Atlas Mountains.



Paul Muskee
License: None (All rights reserved)

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M 8 & NGC 6514 (Morocco - Atlas Mountains), 


            Paul Muskee