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Contains:  rho Oph nebula, IC 4604, IC 4592, The star Yed Posterior (εOph), The star τSco, The star Al Niyat (σSco), The star πSco, The star Yed Prior (δOph), The star Graffias (β1Sco), The star ζOph, The star Sabik (ηOph), The star Dschubba (δSco), The star Antares (αSco), Part of the constellation Scorpius (Sco), Part of the constellation Ophiuchus (Oph)

Image of the day 04/02/2019

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    On the Scorpius Ophiuchus Border, 


            John Gleason
    On the Scorpius Ophiuchus Border

    On the Scorpius Ophiuchus Border

    Technical card

    Imaging telescope or lens:Takahashi FSQ Fluorite

    Imaging camera:FLI PL16803

    Mount:Paramount ME

    Filter:Astrodon 5nm Halpha

    Resolution: 4000x3247

    Dates:March 24, 2019

    Frames: 594x1800"

    Integration: 297.0 hours

    Avg. Moon age: 18.55 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 84.65% job: 2599725

    RA center: 247.077 degrees

    DEC center: -18.661 degrees

    Pixel scale: 28.233 arcsec/pixel

    Orientation: 89.785 degrees

    Field radius: 20.205 degrees

    Data source: Own remote observatory

    Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility


    99 segment hydrogen alpha mosaic around the Ophiuchus / Scorpius border.



    John Gleason
    License: None (All rights reserved)

    Sky plot

    Sky plot


    On the Scorpius Ophiuchus Border, 


            John Gleason