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



    
        

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M20 The Trifid Nebula
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M20 The Trifid Nebula

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron C1100 Edge HD + Hyperstar  ·  Astro-Tech AT65EDQ 65mm f/6.5 ED quadruplet #2

Imaging cameras: QHY CCD QHY 128C  ·  QHY163M

Mounts: Orion HDX110

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion 50mm deluxe guidescope

Guiding cameras: QHYCCD QHY5-III 290M

Focal reducers: Starzona Hyperstar

Software: Main Sequence Software SGPro  ·  Adobe Photoshop CS6  ·  APT - Astro Photography Tool  ·  Metaguide 5.2.0

Filters: Optolong 2" LUM


Dates:June 19, 2020June 24, 2020

Frames:
Optolong 2" LUM: 46x30" bin 1x1
Optolong 2" LUM: 9x300" bin 1x1

Integration: 1.1 hours

Darks: ~10

Bias: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 15.55 days

Avg. Moon phase: 7.55%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3653199

RA center: 18h 2' 27"

DEC center: -22° 59' 24"

Pixel scale: 1.446 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 264.655 degrees

Field radius: 1.119 degrees


Resolution: 3414x4404

Data source: Backyard

Description

M20 the Trifid Nebula

2 Cameras, 2 Telescopes

6/24/20

Setup#1
Camera: QHY163M
Telescope: 11" Celestron Edge HD w/V4 Hyperstar
Mount: Orion HDX-110

Optolong LUM filter: 45x30sec

Setup#2
Camera:QHY128C
Telescope: Astrotech AT65EDQ
Mount: Piggybacked on Setup#1

9x300sec

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