Lagoon Nebula (Messier 8 – SHO)


William Tan

Johor, Malaysia.

Imaging Detail :
Skyrover 110ED doublet len – iOptron ZEQ25 – ASI1600MM Cool
Ha=27x120s Oiii=27x120s Sii=22x120s
Total integration: 2.5 hours
Date: 20/5/2017
WL Remote Telescope, Mersing, Johor, Malaysia.

M8 in the constellation of Sagittarius, distance is about 4,000-6,000 light years from the earth. It classified as an emission nebula and as a H II region.