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Contains:  NGC 6397, NGC 6383, NGC 6357, NGC 6334, NGC 6281, IC 4628, NGC 6152, NGC 6124, The star μ2Sco, The star ηSco, The star ι1Sco, The star μ1Sco, The star αAra, The star Lesath (υSco), The star κSco, The star εSco, Sargas (θSco), The star Girtab, The star Shaula (λSco), Part of the constellation Scorpius (Sco), Part of the constellation Norma (Nor)
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Random Milky Way Patch, 


Random Milky Way Patch

Random Milky Way Patch

Technical card

Resolution: 3008x2008

Dates:May 2, 2017

Frames: 25x240"

Integration: 1.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 6.74 days

Avg. Moon phase: 43.14% job: 1563549

RA center: 256.989 degrees

DEC center: -42.339 degrees

Pixel scale: 31.168 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.088 degrees

Field radius: 15.657 degrees

Data source: Traveller


First light with my old Nikon 50mm F/1.8D. Used it for years but never pointed it at the sky!

Shot at F/4. Nothing has been calibrated yet, wanted to see what could be dragged out after the moon glow was removed!



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Sky plot

Sky plot


Random Milky Way Patch,