Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Sagittarius (Sgr)  ·  Contains:  M 20  ·  M 21  ·  NGC 6514  ·  NGC 6531  ·  Trifid nebula
M20 Trifid Nebula, 



    
        

            Robert Van Vugt
M20 Trifid Nebula
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M20 Trifid Nebula

M20 Trifid Nebula, 



    
        

            Robert Van Vugt
M20 Trifid Nebula
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M20 Trifid Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Stellarvue SV60EDS 330 mm, f5.5

Imaging cameras: Nikon D5300

Mounts: Orion Atlas Pro AZ/EQ-G

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Generic 50mm Guidescope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI290MC

Focal reducers: Stellarvue .8x Focal Reducer / field flattener

Software: DeepSkyStacker  ·  APT  ·  Stellarium  ·  PHD2  ·  Adobe Photoshop CC 2018  ·  PixInsight


Dates:June 5, 2019

Frames: 50x120" (1h 40')

Integration: 1h 40'

Avg. Moon age: 2.22 days

Avg. Moon phase: 5.47%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3275210

RA center: 18h02m31s

DEC center: -22°5732

Pixel scale: 0.996 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 23.078 degrees

Field radius: 0.783 degrees


Resolution: 4000x4000

Locations: Malheur National Forest, John Day, Oregon, United States

Data source: Traveller

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M20 Trifid Nebula, 



    
        

            Robert Van Vugt