Trifid & Lagoon Nebulae
Trifid & Lagoon
Description: Emission Nebula
Common Name: Trifid / Lagoon
Messier Catalogue: 20 (T) / 8 (L)
NGC: 6514 (T) / 6533 (L)
IC: N/A
Caldwell: N/A
LBN: N/A
Constellation: Sagittarius
Size: 29 x 27 (T) / 90 x 40 (L) A/M
Visual Magnitude: +6.3 (T) / +6.0 (L)
Distance: 5,200 (T) / 4,300 (L) L/Y
Canon EOS 1000D
ISO: 800
Video: N/A
Light Frames: 10 x 180 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: 05/08/2018
Image Type: RGB
Dark Site?: Yes
Telescope: Altair StarWave 70ED
Diameter: 70mm
Focal Length: 420mm
Reducer/Flattener?: Flattener/reducer
Mount Control: N/A
Mount: SkyWatcher Star Adventurer
Guided?: Yes PHD2
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