Celestial hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Sagittarius (Sgr)  ·  Contains:  NGC 6520  ·  NGC 6553  ·  The star Alnasl (γ2Sgr)  ·  The star γ1Sgr
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Large Star Cloud in Sagittarius, 



    
        

            Tyler Millhouse
Large Star Cloud in Sagittarius
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Large Star Cloud in Sagittarius

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Large Star Cloud in Sagittarius, 



    
        

            Tyler Millhouse
Large Star Cloud in Sagittarius
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Large Star Cloud in Sagittarius

Equipment

Acquisition details

Dates:
May 22, 2020
Frames:
20×240(1h 20′) ISO800
Integration:
1h 20′
Avg. Moon age:
29.30 days
Avg. Moon phase:
0.06%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
3.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4468714

RA center: 18h06m04s.8

DEC center: -28°1409

Pixel scale: 2.674 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.782 degrees

Field radius: 3.820 degrees

Resolution: 8563x5700

File size: 15.2 MB

Data source: Traveller

Description

Taken at Kartchner Caverns State Park in Benson, AZ.

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Large Star Cloud in Sagittarius, 



    
        

            Tyler Millhouse