Trifid and Lagoon | Garrett Grainger

Photographer
Garrett Grainger
Email
ggrainger@beachastronomy.com
Location of photo
DeBary Florida
Date/Time of photo
7-19-2009
Equipment
Imaging scope was Orion ED80 Canon Rebel XT - Hap Griffin Modified 119 x 120s IDAS LPS, WO 0.80 Flattener Guided with PHD & EQMOD IP Vista Camera Control, IP 3.75, PS CS3
Description
The Lagoon Nebula is a giant interstellar cloud in the constellation Sagittarius. The Trifid Nebula is an H II region located in Sagittarius. Its name means 'divided into three lobes'.
Website
www.beachastronomy.com