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M21, M8, M20 an open cluster, the Lagoon and Trifid nebula

M21, M8, M20 an open cluster, the Lagoon and Trifid nebula
Ocala, FL
Taken June 3, 2011
Constellation: Sagittarius
~4,100 light years distant
2 minute exposures stacked in DSS for total integration time of 2 hours 9 min
PS CS5
Orion 80mm EON
Orion 80mm guide scope with SSAG
Canon T1i (Hap Griffin modified)
CG-5 mount (Hyper-tuned)
Atronomik CLS light pollution filter clip for Canon EOS

M21, M8, M20 an open cluster, the Lagoon and Trifid nebula