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Date/Location August 10, 2012 KEASA Observatory, Barking Sands, Kauai, Hawaii
Camera and Settings SBIG ST-2000XCM CCD Camera -10°C
Telescope Stellarvue SV102 102 mm apochromatic refractor at f/6.3 (using a Televue 0.8x FF/FR)
Mount Orion Atlas
Exposure 80 min (8 x 10 min)
Processing CCD Opts, Image Plus 3.0, Photoshop CS 5
Other Magnitude 5.0; Constellation Sagittarius; 90 x 40 arc minutes in size.
M8 The Lagoon Nebula
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