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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 in SHO, 





    
        

            Jeff
Lagoon Nebula in SHO

Lagoon Nebula in SHO

Technical card

Resolution: 1800x1350

Dates:Aug. 10, 2012Aug. 17, 2012Aug. 24, 2012Aug. 30, 2019

Frames:
Ha 5nm: 35x360"
None (OSC): 30x30"
None (OSC): 30x300"
OIII 3nm: 20x480"
SII 8.5nm: 23x600"

Integration: 12.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 14.88 days

Avg. Moon phase: 23.12%

Astrometry.net job: 2910161

RA center: 271.066 degrees

DEC center: -24.318 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.821 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 358.998 degrees

Field radius: 0.569 degrees

Locations: Wonga Park, Melbourne, VIC, Australia

Data source: Mix of multiple source

Description

This is an RGB plus narrowband blend of the beautiful Lagoon Nebula, with RGB data captured using my ASI094-MC and narrow band data kindly shared on AstroBin by Theodore Arampatzoglou (captured using an SBIG ST-10XME with Baader filters).

I have chosen a more gentle than typical SHO pallete blend to soften the nebula, with the Bok globules standing out quite well in the full screen view.

Thanks for looking!

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jcoldrey
Jeff
License: Attribution Creative Commons
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Lagoon Nebula in SHO, 





    
        

            Jeff