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



    
        

            Ahmed
M20 - Trifid Nebula
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M20 - Trifid Nebula

M20 - Trifid Nebula, 



    
        

            Ahmed
M20 - Trifid Nebula
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M20 - Trifid Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: TS UNC 8" f/4 TS UNC 200mm f4 Carbon Newton

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI 183MC Pro (cooled)

Mounts: Celestron Advanced VX Celesrtron AVX

Software: PHD2 phd 2  ·  SharpCap 3.2 Sharcap  ·  PixInsight

Accessory: Baader Coma Corrector


Dates:July 24, 2020

Frames: 100x90" (2h 30')

Integration: 2h 30'

Avg. Moon age: 4.09 days

Avg. Moon phase: 17.75%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3806661

RA center: 18h 2' 21"

DEC center: -22° 58' 58"

Pixel scale: 0.304 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 139.212 degrees

Field radius: 0.557 degrees


Resolution: 10992x7344

Data source: Backyard

Description

The beautiful and colourful Trifid Nebula, I was also able to see the snail - like molecular gas column, which was awesome.

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M20 - Trifid Nebula, 



    
        

            Ahmed