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Rho Ophiuchi Star Forming Region, 



    
        

            John Gleason
Rho Ophiuchi Star Forming Region
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Rho Ophiuchi Star Forming Region

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ Fluorite

Imaging cameras: FLI PL16803

Mounts: Paramount ME

Software: MaximDL 5


Dates:March 23, 2015

Frames: 10x300" (50')

Integration: 50'

Avg. Moon age: 3.51 days

Avg. Moon phase: 13.31%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 581330

RA center: 16h 26' 23"

DEC center: -24° 59' 38"

Pixel scale: 7.347 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 90.503 degrees

Field radius: 2.773 degrees


Resolution: 620x621

Description

RGB, 10 x 300s per channel. Remotely imaged at Coonabarabran, NSW, AUS.

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Rho Ophiuchi Star Forming Region, 



    
        

            John Gleason