Milky Way in Sagittarius

This is the Milky Way in the direction of Sagittarius.  This image is rich in Messier nebulae and star clusters as shown in the labeled negative image of this field shown below.  M16 is the Eagle Nebula, M17 is the Omega Nebula.  This image is a 30-minute exposure on hypered Fuji HG800 with a Nikon N2000 and a Nikkor 210mm lens at f/4.    

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