The Lagoon Nebula (also known as M8 and NGC 6523) is a giant 50-light-year-wide interstellar cloud in H II region, in the
Sagittarius constellation, being illuminated by newborn stars within.
|Camera :||Canon 10D|
|Telescope :||8" f4 Reflector. Vixen GPDX Equatorial mount|
|Exposure Time :||3 Minutes, ISO 800|
|Date :||August 2005|
|Location :||Kaituna, Masterton, New Zealand|