M8 & M20 – Lagoon & Trifid

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Photographer Mark Park

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Settings / Equipment 6" f/7 Astrophysics refractor, hypered Fuji 400 (120mm format)

Location OCA Anza observing site, CA

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Additional Information A deep image capturing both M8 or the Lagoon Nebula (left) and M20 or the Trifid Nebula (right) in the same field of view. To the upper right of M20 is the open cluster M21.