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In the Heart of the Lagoon Nebula

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Sky-Watcher Evostar 80ED DS-Pro

Imaging cameras: Nikon D7500

Mounts: SkyWatcher EQM 35 Pro SynScan GoTo

Focal reducers: Skywatcher .85X for ED80

Software: Adobe Photoshop CC 2017  ·  DeepSkyStacker (DSS) Deepskystacker 3.3.4

Accessory: QHYCCD Polemaster


Dates:Aug. 2, 2019

Frames: 37x90" (55' 30") ISO800

Integration: 55' 30"

Darks: 45

Flats: 45

Bias: 100

Avg. Moon age: 1.60 days

Avg. Moon phase: 2.86%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 8.00


RA center: 18h04m16s.32

DEC center: -24°2135.9

Pixel scale: 1.543 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 1.466 degrees

Field radius: 0.412 degrees

WCS transformation: thin plate spline

More info:Open 


Resolution: 1606x1052

Data source: Backyard

Description

Extremely close crop of a much larger image to highlight the heart of the lagoon nebula.

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