Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Sagittarius (Sgr)  ·  Contains:  11 Sgr  ·  14.71  ·  4 Sgr  ·  62 Erato  ·  7 Sgr  ·  9 Sgr  ·  B296  ·  B302  ·  B303  ·  B85  ·  B88  ·  B89  ·  B91  ·  Hourglass nebula  ·  IC 1274  ·  IC 1275  ·  IC 4685  ·  IC1274  ·  IC1275  ·  IC4684  ·  IC4685  ·  Lagoon nebula  ·  M 20  ·  M 21  ·  M 8  ·  M20  ·  M21  ·  M8  ·  NGC 6514  ·  NGC 6523  ·  And 35 more.
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Lagoon & Trifid nebulae, 



    
        

            Steffen Boelaars
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Lagoon & Trifid nebulae

Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
Lagoon & Trifid nebulae, 



    
        

            Steffen Boelaars
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Lagoon & Trifid nebulae

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Nikkor 200-500mm f5.6

Imaging cameras: Nikon D850

Mounts: iOptron CEM25-EC

Software: Lightroom CC  ·  PixInsight 1.8

Accessory: QHYCCD Polemaster


Dates:Sept. 27, 2019

Frames: 70x120" (2h 20') ISO400

Integration: 2h 20'

Darks: ~100

Flats: ~100

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 28.05 days

Avg. Moon phase: 2.45%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 1.00

Temperature: 4.00


Astrometry.net job: 3024388

RA center: 18h 4' 57"

DEC center: -24° 3' 4"

Pixel scale: 2.242 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 95.474 degrees

Field radius: 2.999 degrees


Resolution: 8223x5063

Locations: Star Field, Ruakokoputuna, Wellington, New Zealand

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility

Description

There's so much to be seen in this image! I can't stop zooming in and browsing around and seeing targets I want to zoom in on next time.

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Lagoon & Trifid nebulae, 



    
        

            Steffen Boelaars