Lagoon Nebula (Hubble Palette)

Charles B. Ward
Location of photo
Coyote Lake, near Gilroy, CA
Date/Time of photo
July 17
Stellarvue 80mm APO, AP1100GTO mount, QSI 683-wsg-8 camera, Orion SSAG with camera's built-in OAG, and Astrodon 3nm narrowband filters
One of the finest nebulae in the sky, the Lagoon shines like a neon sign in the hubble palette. With a very strong combination of Ha and OIII, the Lagoon is an excellent imaging target for beginners.
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