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The emission nebula M20 in Sagittarius, known as the Trifid Nebula, is 2200 light years distant. It was imaged using the LX200R 14" telescope with the Starlight Xpress SXV H16 CCD camera. Exposures were 10 minutes for the Luminance and 4 minutes for each for the R, G and B. [Jefferis]