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



    
        

            Ryan Wierckx
M20 - Trifid Nebula
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M20 - Trifid Nebula

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M20 - Trifid Nebula, 



    
        

            Ryan Wierckx
M20 - Trifid Nebula
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M20 - Trifid Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Explore Scientific ED102

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI533MC Pro

Mounts: SkyWatcher EQ5 Goto

Guiding telescopes or lenses: ZWO OAG

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI224MC

Focal reducers: Explore Scientific 2" Field Flattener

Software: AstroPhotography Tool  ·  Lightroom  ·  Adobe Photoship CC  ·  DeepSkyStacker (DSS) Deek Sky Stacker 4.2.2

Filters: ZWO UV/IR Cut 1.25"

Accessory: Pegasus Astro Pocket Powerbox  ·  Baader 2" ClickLock  ·  Startech Industrial USB3 Hub


Dates:June 23, 2020

Frames: 42x240" (2h 48')

Integration: 2h 48'

Avg. Moon age: 2.25 days

Avg. Moon phase: 5.62%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4406461

RA center: 18h 2' 26"

DEC center: -22° 59' 38"

Pixel scale: 1.073 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 359.394 degrees

Field radius: 0.523 degrees


Resolution: 2482x2482

Locations: Glenlea Astronomical Observatory, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Data source: Traveller

Description

Single night acquisition of M20, the Trifid Nebula taken from the Glenlea Observatory site, south of Winnipeg.

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M20 - Trifid Nebula, 



    
        

            Ryan Wierckx