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T159 - SGR
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T159 - SGR

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Wow! Small, irregular dark nebula looks like a "hole" in the Milky Way! NGC-6520 lies just to the East.

Object Information

Name T159 - SGR
Type Dark Nebula
Constellation Saggitarius
Catalogue B 86

Acquisition / Processing

Exposure All TAAS Objects:
FOV = About 1 degree in width
All faint objects are L - 6 x 600 sec Bin 1 = 1 Hr.
All bright objects are L - 6 x 300 sec Bin 1 - 0.5 Hr.
Telescope AP 160 @ f7.7
Camera SBIG STF-8300
Camera Temp -18ÂșC
Guiding SBIG SG4 / AP 105
Mount AP 900GTO
Filters Astrodon-Gen 2 LRGB
Location San Pedro Creek, NM
Date September 24, 2013

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