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Observation by Trevor Green: Messier 20 - the "Trifid"

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Paul Downing, FRAS

Observer

Trevor Green

Observed

2020 Apr 27 - 09:00

Uploaded

2020 Aug 22 - 09:55

Objects

M20

Equipment
  • 10 inch Skywatcher Newtonian reflector
  • ZWO071 Colour Camera
Exposure

8 hours in 3 minute sub frames

Location

Clare, South Australia

Target name

Messier 20

Title

Messier 20 - the "Trifid"

About this image

Another beauty from Trevor in South Australia.  This image was edited using Pixinsight and Photoshop CC.

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