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


            Dennis Sprinkle
Rho Ophiuchi Mosaic

Rho Ophiuchi Mosaic

Technical card

Resolution: 1400x2509

Dates:April 10, 2019May 30, 2019June 30, 2019

Frames: 182x300" bin 1x1

Integration: 15.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 19.22 days

Avg. Moon phase: 16.33% job: 2806143

RA center: 16h 29' 36"

DEC center: -24° 7' 15"

Pixel scale: 11.287 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 359.440 degrees

Field radius: 4.504

Locations: Marathon Motel and RV Park, Marathon, TX, United States

Data source: Amateur hosting facility

Remote source: Marathon Remote Imaging Observatory (MaRIO)


Rho Ophiuchi shot remotely from my system in Marathon Remote Imaging Observatory (MaRIO) in Marathon, TX.

Software used to capture image:
Sequence Generator Pro

Software used to edit:

3 Panel Mosaic.
Total data gathered:
(182) Subs @ 300secs - 1x1 @ Gain 2200

Camera : QHYCCD QHY128C
Telescope: Stellarvue SVQ86
Mount: AP Mach1GTO



Dennis Sprinkle

Sky plot

Sky plot


Rho Ophiuchi Mosaic, 


            Dennis Sprinkle