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Contains:  Hourglass nebula, IC 1274, IC 1275, IC 4685, Lagoon nebula, M 20, M 21, M 8, NGC 6514, NGC 6523, NGC 6526, NGC 6530, NGC 6531, NGC 6544, NGC 6546, NGC 6559, The star 11Sgr, The star 4Sgr, The star 7Sgr, The star 9Sgr, Trifid nebula
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Lagoon and Trifid, 


            Dennis Sprinkle
Lagoon and Trifid
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Lagoon and Trifid

Technical card

Dates:July 29, 2019

Frames: 26x300" bin 0x0

Integration: 2.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 26.58 days

Avg. Moon phase: 9.52%

Basic astrometry details job: 2884604

RA center: 18h 6' 44"

DEC center: -23° 38' 20"

Pixel scale: 11.129 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 179.046 degrees

Field radius: 2.672 degrees

Resolution: 1440x957

Locations: Marathon Motel and RV Park, Marathon, TX, United States

Data source: Traveller


Shot while visiting the Marathon Motel and RV Park in Marathon,TX.

This is (26) 300s subs at a gain of 2200.
Camera: QHY128C
Telescope: Stellarvue SVQ86
Mount: iOptron CEM25P



Dennis Sprinkle
License: None (All rights reserved)

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Lagoon and Trifid, 


            Dennis Sprinkle