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Contains:  IC 4605, NGC 6144, rho Oph nebula, IC 4604, IC 4603, M 4, NGC 6121, The star 22Sco, The star Antares (αSco), The star ρOph, The star Al Niyat (σSco), The star οSco
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Antares and Rho Ophiuchi molecolar clouds complex, 





    
        

            Gianni Cerrato
Antares and Rho Ophiuchi molecolar clouds complex

Antares and Rho Ophiuchi molecolar clouds complex

Technical card

Resolution: 3500x1234

Dates:June 4, 2016

Frames: 45x120"

Integration: 1.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 28.82 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.57%

Astrometry.net job: 1708290

RA center: 246.888 degrees

DEC center: -24.614 degrees

Pixel scale: 11.643 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 15.525 degrees

Field radius: 6.001 degrees

Locations: Palombaggia, Porto Vecchio, France

Description

original field , drizzle 2x and panorama two stacks in drizzle 2x

The Rho Ophiuchi cloud complex is a dark nebula of gas and dust that is located 1° south of the star ρ Ophiuchi of the constellation Ophiuchus. At an estimated distance of 131 ± 3 parsecs, this cloud is one of the closest star-forming regions to the Solar System.

technial specs of this shot:
100mm Canon EF 2.8@4.5
Canon 600D full spectrum mod
star adventurer skywatcher
50x2mins @1600ISO ~ 1h30min total exposure time

taken from nearby Palombaggia, beach, South Corse

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