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IC 5067 Pelican
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  M20 Trifid.jpg -  M20     NGC6514     Trifid Nebula   distance: 5,200 ly     actual size: 25 ly     image size: 35'x35'  FLI PL-16803 camera     12.5" Planewave scope @ 2500mm  (f/8)     AP900 mount 6.3 hour total exposure     LRGB 140:80:80:80 subs 10:10:10:10 binned 1:2:2:2     (0.73" per pixel unbinned)   MMOAG with ST402-ME camera guiding   The Trifid Nebula is an unusual combination of an open cluster of stars, an emission nebula  (lower red portion), a reflection nebula  (upper blue portion) and a dark nebula  (apparent gaps within the emission nebula).  The nebula, with a size of 25 ly, is about 15,000 times the diameter of our solar system.   
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M20     NGC6514     Trifid Nebula

distance: 5,200 ly     actual size: 25 ly     image size: 35'x35'

FLI PL-16803 camera     12.5" Planewave scope @ 2500mm (f/8)     AP900 mount
6.3 hour total exposure     LRGB 140:80:80:80 subs 10:10:10:10 binned 1:2:2:2     (0.73" per pixel unbinned)
MMOAG with ST402-ME camera guiding

The Trifid Nebula is an unusual combination of an open cluster of stars, an emission nebula (lower red portion), a reflection nebula (upper blue portion) and a dark nebula (apparent gaps within the emission nebula). The nebula, with a size of 25 ly, is about 15,000 times the diameter of our solar system.

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