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Contains:  IC 4605, NGC 6144, rho Oph nebula, IC 4604, IC 4603, M 4, NGC 6121, M 80, NGC 6093, The star τSco, The star ωOph, The star 22Sco, The star Antares (αSco), The star ρOph, The star Al Niyat (σSco), The star οSco, Part of the constellation Scorpius (Sco)
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Rho Ophiuchi Region, 


            Waheed Akhtar
Rho Ophiuchi Region

Technical card

Guiding telescope or lens:Canon 70-200 f4

Guiding camera:Sony A7s Central Ds


Resolution: 1200x822

Dates:June 10, 2016

Frames: 17x600"

Integration: 2.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 5.66 days

Avg. Moon phase: 32.09% job: 1116426

RA center: 246.777 degrees

DEC center: -25.155 degrees

Pixel scale: 25.286 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -83.605 degrees

Field radius: 5.109 degrees



Waheed Akhtar
License: None (All rights reserved)

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Rho Ophiuchi Region, 


            Waheed Akhtar