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Contains:  rho Oph nebula, IC 4604, IC 4603, The star ρOph
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            Nicholas Jones
Rho

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Takahashi TOA 130

Imaging camera:FLI Microline ML16200

Mount:Astro-Physics AP1100 gto

Guiding telescope or lens:Takahashi TOA 130

Guiding camera:Starlight Xpress Loadestar X2

Software:CCDStack 2

Filter:Astrodon LRGB2

Accessory:Astrodon MonsterMOAG Off-Axis Guider

Resolution: 4500x3600

Dates:April 27, 2017

Frames: 59x180"

Integration: 3.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 1.15 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.49%

Astrometry.net job: 1584515

RA center: 246.198 degrees

DEC center: -23.795 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.232 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -90.666 degrees

Field radius: 0.986 degrees

Data source: Own remote observatory

Description

An image of Rho Ophiuchi star and its surrounding nebula

Location: Coonabarabran area, NSW, Australia
Date: 23 April 2017
Scope: Takahashi 130 TOA NBF refractor, focal length 1000 mm
Camera: mono ML16200 with a Loadstar X2 on an Astrodon MOAG off-axis guider.
Acquisition:
Software: Sequence Generator Pro
59 x 180 sec luminance only on Astrodon filters
Sensor temp: -30

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