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Milky Way, Rho Ophiuchi cloud complex and Jupiter rise behind Mule Ears Peak in Big Bend National Park, TX, 





    
        

            RichR
Milky Way, Rho Ophiuchi cloud complex and Jupiter rise behind Mule Ears Peak in Big Bend National Park, TX

Milky Way, Rho Ophiuchi cloud complex and Jupiter rise behind Mule Ears Peak in Big Bend National Park, TX

Technical card

Resolution: 7200x7327

Dates:April 4, 2019

Frames: 109x120"

Integration: 3.6 hours

Avg. Moon age: 28.72 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.74%

Astrometry.net job: 2658177

RA center: 256.946 degrees

DEC center: -29.622 degrees

Pixel scale: 19.724 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 45.820 degrees

Field radius: 28.139 degrees

Locations: Big Bend National Park, Brewster County, TX, United States

Data source: Traveller

Description

This nightscape was done with a two-frame mosaic of the sky and one frame of the landscape. Each of the sky frames was a stack of 54 exposures of 120" @ f/4, ISO 1600 with a Canon 50mm f/1.4 lens on a Canon 5DS R, which was mounted on a Fornax LighTrack II. The single land shot was done during blue hour with a Samyang 135mm f/2. The camera was set at ISO 125 for the foreground only.

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Milky Way, Rho Ophiuchi cloud complex and Jupiter rise behind Mule Ears Peak in Big Bend National Park, TX, 





    
        

            RichR