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Contains:  IC 4605, NGC 6144, rho Oph nebula, IC 4604, IC 4603, M 4, NGC 6121, M 80, NGC 6093, The star τSco, The star ωOph, The star 22Sco, The star Antares (αSco), The star ρOph, The star Al Niyat (σSco), The star οSco, The star 12Sco, The star 13Sco, Part of the constellation Scorpius (Sco)
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Rho Ophiuchi, 


            Mark Sansom
Rho Ophiuchi

Rho Ophiuchi

Technical card

Resolution: 2048x1368

Dates:June 7, 2019

Frames: 30x30"

Integration: 0.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 4.41 days

Avg. Moon phase: 20.41% job: 2741346

RA center: 246.696 degrees

DEC center: -25.556 degrees

Pixel scale: 18.583 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 91.317 degrees

Field radius: 6.356 degrees

Locations: Leon Mow Mow Dark Sky Site, Heathcote, Victoria, Australia

Data source: Traveller


First light with my Canon 6D modified camera.



Mark Sansom
License: None (All rights reserved)

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Rho Ophiuchi, 


            Mark Sansom