Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Sagittarius (Sgr)  ·  Contains:  7 Sgr  ·  9 Sgr  ·  B296  ·  B88  ·  B89  ·  Lagoon Nebula  ·  M 8  ·  NGC 6523  ·  NGC 6526  ·  NGC 6530  ·  Sh2-25  ·  The star 7Sgr  ·  The star 9Sgr
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M8 Lagoon Nebula, 



    
        

            William Burns
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M8 Lagoon Nebula

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M8 Lagoon Nebula, 



    
        

            William Burns
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M8 Lagoon Nebula

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Meade Series 6000 80 mm Triplet ED APO

Imaging cameras: QHYCCD 183M

Mounts: iOptron CEM60

Guiding telescopes or lenses: QHYCCD OAG-S

Guiding cameras: ZWO 120MM Mini

Focal reducers: Meade 6000 Series 0.8x Reducer - Flattener

Software: Topaz Labs DeNoise AI  ·  PixInsight  ·  Main Sequence Software Seqence Generator Pro

Filters: Astronomik B 1,25" Type 2c  ·  Astronomik G 1,25" Type 2c  ·  Astronomik R 1,25" Type 2c  ·  Chroma OIII 3nm  ·  Chroma SII 3nm  ·  Chroma Ha 3nm

Accessory: Pegasus Astro Pocket Powerbox  ·  MoonLite CFL 2.5" w/ High Res Stepper V3  ·  QHYCCD CFW3-SR Filterwheel  ·  QHYCCD Polemaster


Dates:July 18, 2021July 19, 2021

Frames:
Astronomik B 1,25" Type 2c: 15x60" (15') -10C bin 1x1
Astronomik G 1,25" Type 2c: 15x60" (15') -10C bin 1x1
Astronomik R 1,25" Type 2c: 15x60" (15') -10C bin 1x1
Chroma Ha 3nm: 10x600" (1h 40') -10C bin 1x1
Chroma OIII 3nm: 20x600" (3h 20') -10C bin 1x1
Chroma SII 3nm: 20x600" (3h 20') -10C bin 1x1

Integration: 9h 5'

Avg. Moon age: 9.08 days

Avg. Moon phase: 67.56%


RA center: 18h04m31s.375

DEC center: -24°1753.81

Pixel scale: 1.282 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -90.908 degrees

Field radius: 0.924 degrees

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Resolution: 3060x4194

Data source: Backyard

Description

First image I have taken in almost 6 months due to new work opportunities and school. Glad to be able to get back into it with such a fun target.

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M8 Lagoon Nebula, 



    
        

            William Burns