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Contains:  Hourglass nebula, Lagoon nebula, M 8, NGC 6523, NGC 6526, NGC 6530, The star 7Sgr, The star 9Sgr
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M8, nebulosa "Laguna", 


            Giuseppe Nicosia
M8, nebulosa "Laguna"
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M8, nebulosa "Laguna"

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Imaging telescope or lens:Celestron CPC-800

Imaging camera:Canon 600D Baader

Focal reducers:riduttore spianatore 0,8xAntares f/6.3 SCT


Dates:Aug. 27, 2016

Frames: 60x30" ISO3200 22C

Integration: 0.5 hours

Darks: ~40

Flats: ~15

Bias: ~36

Avg. Moon age: 24.63 days

Avg. Moon phase: 24.82%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 3.00

Mean SQM: 21.30

Temperature: 16.00

Basic astrometry details job: 3275955

RA center: 18h 4' 4"

DEC center: -24° 19' 8"

Pixel scale: 0.955 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 355.991 degrees

Field radius: 0.781 degrees

Resolution: 4901x3267

Locations: Portella Sella Maria, Cesarò, ME, Italy

Data source: Traveller



Giuseppe Nicosia
License: None (All rights reserved)

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M8, nebulosa "Laguna", 


            Giuseppe Nicosia