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Rho Ophiuchi Complex and the Milky Way #6, 


            Molly Wakeling
Rho Ophiuchi Complex and the Milky Way #6

Technical card

Resolution: 5921x4091

Dates:April 28, 2019April 30, 2019

Frames: 95x180" ISO1600

Integration: 4.8 hours

Darks: ~39

Bias: ~24

Avg. Moon age: 24.44 days

Avg. Moon phase: 27.03%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 2.00

Temperature: 8.25 job: 2693746

RA center: 254.809 degrees

DEC center: -24.770 degrees

Pixel scale: 22.471 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 29.993 degrees

Field radius: 22.460 degrees

Locations: Texas Star Party, Fort Davis, Texas, United States

Data source: Traveller


Finally got a decent capture of the Rho Ophiuchi region at the Texas Star Party! I wound up registering and stacking in DeepSkyStacker before taking into PixInsight because I think DSS's Auto-Adaptive Weighted Average does a better job on these star-dense widefields.



Molly Wakeling
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Rho Ophiuchi Complex and the Milky Way #6, 


            Molly Wakeling

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