Lagoon Nebula-2

Last night was one of them nights that it all came together. The CG5 was tracking great. The slews were dead on. The software (AstroPlaner) had no problems. I took a look at the Lagoon Nebula with my OIII and was just amazed by it again! Here is a drawing I did. ngc6523w

2 comments on Lagoon Nebula-2

  • says:

    NGC \n2023, just below centre, and the ghostly outline of the Horsehead Nebula .

  • mmdiamond says:

    On an 8″ to 10″ scope, the Horsehead Nebula goes from near invisibility into¬†good viewing.

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