"Lagoon nebula" M8 was still there ~4100 years ago - wow! With a teapot, a sunlounger (probably better a starlounger) and the right music the night passed quickly 🙂
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|Location||La Palma / Spain|
|Object||Lagoon Nebula (M8)|
|Guiding||yes, Lacerta M-Gen autoguider via finderscope|
|Telescope||Meade LXD55 10|
|Luminance||10x 400s, bin: 1x1|
|Red||10x 100s, bin: 2x2|
|Green||10x 100s, bin: 2x2|
|Blue||10x 100s, bin: 2x2|
The image is also available in full resolution.
Tonight I made a first try with "The Image Source DMK31AU03.AS" on the Lagoon Nebula (M8). This nebula is quite close to the galactic center - that means roughly in this direction is the black hole of our galaxy located!
Last updated: December 20, 2015 at 14:53 pm
|Location||Böblingen / Germany|
|Object||M8 (Lagoon Nebula)|
|Telescope||8" GSO Newtonian|