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The Scorpion's Head, 



    
        

            OrionRider
The Scorpion's Head
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The Scorpion's Head

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Nikon Nikkor 105mm f/2.5 (Pre-AI)

Mount:Vixen New Polaris

Guiding camera:Nikon D70s

Software:DeepSkyStackerphotoshop


Dates:July 6, 2013

Frames: 90x120"

Integration: 3.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 27.92 days

Avg. Moon phase: 2.89%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 84281

RA center: 16h 18' 37"

DEC center: -23° 14' 9"

Pixel scale: 15.362 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -176.928 degrees

Field radius: 8.671 degrees


Resolution: 3011x2730

Description

Mosaic of two images covering the Antarès region in the Scorpion. Imaged from Montclar in the French Alps. This field hangs low on the horizon but the skies are clear enough to get decent results.

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The Scorpion's Head, 



    
        

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