Lagoon Nebula
Lagoon
Description: Emission Nebula
Common Name: Lagoon Nebula
Messier Catalogue: 8
NGC: 6523 / 6533
IC: N/A
Caldwell: N/A
Sharpless: N/A
Constellation: Sagittarius
Size: 90.0 x 40.0 Arc Minutess
Visual Magnitude: +6.00
Distance: 4,300 Light Years
Camera: Canon EOS 1000D
ISO: 400
Video: N/A
Light Frames: 6 x 200 Seconds
Dark Frames: N/A
Bias Frames: N/A
Flat Frames: N/A
Capture Program: BackYardEOS
Stacking program: DeepSkyStacker
Post Processing: PhotoShop CS3
Date Taken: 03/08/2018
Image Type: RGB
Dark Site?: No-Garden
Telescope: Altair StarWave 70ED
Diameter: 70mm
Focal Length: 420mm
Reducer/Flattener?: N/A
Mount Control: N/A
Mount: SkyWatcher Star Adventurer
Guided?: Yes PHD2
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