Celestial hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Scorpius (Sco)  ·  Contains:  IC 4628  ·  NGC 6231  ·  NGC 6242  ·  NGC 6281  ·  Part of the constellation Scorpius (Sco)  ·  The star ζ1Sco  ·  The star ζ2Sco  ·  The star μ1Sco  ·  The star μ2Sco
IC 4628 - Prawn's Nebula - H-Alpha, 



    
        

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IC 4628 - Prawn's Nebula - H-Alpha
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IC 4628 - Prawn's Nebula - H-Alpha

IC 4628 - Prawn's Nebula - H-Alpha, 



    
        

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IC 4628 - Prawn's Nebula - H-Alpha
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IC 4628 - Prawn's Nebula - H-Alpha

Acquisition details

Dates:
Sept. 12, 2017
Frames:
208×30(1h 44′)
Integration:
1h 44′
Avg. Moon age:
21.31 days
Avg. Moon phase:
58.90%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1727187

RA center: 16h56m08s.6

DEC center: -40°3708

Pixel scale: 6.042 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 93.933 degrees

Field radius: 4.439 degrees

Resolution: 1824x1251

File size: 1.7 MB

Locations: Home location, Pirae, Tahiti, French Polynesia

Description

Thanks to Astrobin user RayCaro, I've discovered this beautiful nebula near the Cat's Paw. I had no idea this beauty was in the vicinity

208 x 30 sec Ha, 50 darks, no bias, no flats, no guiding.

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Description: A softer version.

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IC 4628 - Prawn's Nebula - H-Alpha, 



    
        

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