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Contains:  IC 4605, NGC 6144, rho Oph nebula, IC 4604, IC 4603, M 4, NGC 6121, The star 22Sco, The star Antares (αSco), The star ρOph, The star Al Niyat (σSco), The star οSco
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Rho Ophiuchus cloud complex, 


            Paul May
Rho Ophiuchus cloud complex

Rho Ophiuchus cloud complex

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Resolution: 1139x856 job: 2662175

RA center: 16h 31' 1"

DEC center: -25° 3' 3"

Pixel scale: 19.672 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 359.376 degrees

Field radius: 3.893

Data source: Traveller


Rho Ophiuchus nebula complex Cherry Springs Pa June 2016. Just over 2 hr of data shot with 180MM Nikkor manual lens. Atlas mount, ssag, processed with Photoshop and image Plus.



Paul May
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Rho Ophiuchus cloud complex, 


            Paul May