Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Scorpius (Sco)
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The Dark Tower, 



    
        

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The Dark Tower

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The Dark Tower, 



    
        

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The Dark Tower

Acquisition details

Frames:
Astrodon Blue: 14×1200(4h 40′) bin 1×1
Astrodon Green: 14×1200(4h 40′) bin 1×1
Astrodon HA: 14×1800(7h) bin 1×1
Astrodon Luminance: 11×1200(3h 40′) bin 1×1
Astrodon Red: 15×1200(5h) bin 1×1
Astrodon SII: 16×1800(8h) bin 1×1
Integration:
33h

RA center: 16h46m39s.658

DEC center: -41°1132.39

Pixel scale: 0.633 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 93.810 degrees

Field radius: 0.415 degrees

More info:Open 

Resolution: 2629x3944

File size: 8.5 MB

Data source: Amateur hosting facility

Remote source: Observatorio El Sauce

Description

The Dark Tower is an elongated dark cloud of dust and gas which located some 5,000 light-years away from Earth in the southern constellation of Scorpius.

The Dark Tower is the APOD @ 15th July 2021 APOD 15-JUL-2021

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The Dark Tower, 



    
        

            Rocco Sung