Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Sagittarius (Sgr)  ·  Contains:  Lagoon Nebula  ·  M 8  ·  NGC 6523  ·  NGC 6526  ·  NGC 6530  ·  NGC 6544  ·  The star 7Sgr  ·  The star 9Sgr
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M8, 



    
        

            Ryan Wierckx
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M8

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M8

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Sigma 150-600mm f/5-6.3 DG OS HSM Contemporary

Imaging cameras: Nikon D750

Mounts: SkyWatcher EQ5 Goto

Software: AstroPhotography Tool  ·  Lightroom  ·  Adobe Photoship CC  ·  DeepSkyStacker (DSS) Deek Sky Stacker 4.2.2


Dates:July 19, 2019

Frames: 90x60" (1h 30')

Integration: 1h 30'

Avg. Moon age: 17.14 days

Avg. Moon phase: 93.73%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4406459

RA center: 18h 4' 8"

DEC center: -24° 20' 13"

Pixel scale: 2.119 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 91.607 degrees

Field radius: 1.144 degrees


Resolution: 2748x2748

Data source: Traveller

Description

M8 Taken from the East block of Grasslands National Park, July of 2019.

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M8, 



    
        

            Ryan Wierckx