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Contains:  IC 4605, NGC 6144, rho Oph nebula, IC 4604, IC 4603, The star 22Sco, The star ρOph
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Rho Ophiuchi through an AT65EDQ

Technical card

Resolution: 1920x1308

Dates:May 27, 2017

Frames: 15x300"

Integration: 1.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 1.96 days

Avg. Moon phase: 4.29% job: 1631754

RA center: 16h 27' 6"

DEC center: -24° 36' 32"

Pixel scale: 5.644 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 85.987 degrees

Field radius: 1.821

Locations: Wiruna, Ilford, NSW, Australia


A somewhat close-up image of the Rho Ophiuchi region using the Astrotech 65EDQ.
Didn't get as much data as I would've liked as the scope was facing almost directly overhead and the objective became covered with dew despite the dew-heaters being at near maximum.



Peter Pat
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Rho Ophiuchi through an AT65EDQ, 


            Peter Pat