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Contains:  NGC 6281, IC 4605, rho Oph nebula, IC 4604, IC 4603, M 4, NGC 6121, IC 4601, IC 4592, The star ρSco, The star μ2Sco, The star μ1Sco, The star τSco, The star Al Niyat (σSco), The star πSco, The star Graffias (β1Sco), The star Dschubba (δSco), The star εSco, The star Antares (αSco), Part of the constellation Scorpius (Sco), Part of the constellation Lupus (Lup)
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The Scorpion's head and claws, 





    
        

            Francesco Meschia
The Scorpion's head and claws

The Scorpion's head and claws

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Nikkor 50mm f/1.8D

Imaging camera:Nikon D3100

Mount:iOptron iEQ45 Pro

Guiding telescope or lens:Stellarvue 9x50 Guide Scope

Guiding camera:Lacerta M-Gen II autoguider

Software:Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight 1.8 Ripely

Resolution: 3000x4500

Dates:July 8, 2018

Frames: 34x120"

Integration: 1.1 hours

Avg. Moon age: 24.33 days

Avg. Moon phase: 27.59%

Astrometry.net job: 2140415

RA center: 16h 30' 0"

DEC center: -25° 33' 25"

Pixel scale: 19.890 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 354.898 degrees

Field radius: 14.941

Locations: Monte Bello OSP, Los Altos, CA, United States

Data source: Traveller

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Francesco Meschia
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The Scorpion's head and claws, 





    
        

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