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Michael Terhune
Shirley MA USA
11:10 pm

Equipment Details:

Canon Camera on star tracker at 100mmfl.

Post-processing Details:

Stacked 76, 54 sec shots in deep sky stacker and processed in photoshop, cropped.

Image Details:

The Lagoon [M8] and Trifid [M20] Nebulae along with all the stars of the Milkyway through dense light pollution. The image was very hard to process because of the light pollution, but the nebulae are still able to be seen. These nebulae are located ~ 4,100 light years away.