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Contains:  IC 4605, NGC 6144, rho Oph nebula, IC 4604, IC 4603, M 4, NGC 6121, The star 26Oph, The star 24Oph, The star ωOph, The star 22Sco, The star Antares (αSco), The star ρOph, The star Al Niyat (σSco), The star οSco
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Rho Ophiuchi Nebula Mosaic

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Resolution: 3240x4550

Dates:June 17, 2017

Frames: 150x300"

Integration: 12.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 22.17 days

Avg. Moon phase: 49.73% job: 1899916

RA center: 16h 37' 9"

DEC center: -24° 12' 43"

Pixel scale: 8.602 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 90.904 degrees

Field radius: 6.673

Locations: Deep Sky West, Rowe, New Mexico, United States


This is a 2x1 mosaic from 135mm lens of Rho Ophiuchi Nebula. The PI's GradientMergeMosaic doesn't seem to work well. The panels were merged by a pixel math.



Miles Zhou
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