Location of Photo:
St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada
Date/Time of photo:
July 2, 2016
Explore Scientific ED102 CF, Sky Watcher HEQ5 Pro, Canon Xsi
The Lagoon Nebula does not rise very high in the sky from my latitude, it barely clears my backyard fence! In my opinion, Messier 8 is one of the most beautiful nebulae in the night sky. I associate it with warm summer nights in my backyard!