Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Scorpius (Sco)  ·  Contains:  NGC 6231  ·  The star ζ1Sco  ·  The star ζ2Sco
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NGC 6231 - A Colorful Open Cluster, 



    
        

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NGC 6231 - A Colorful Open Cluster
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NGC 6231 - A Colorful Open Cluster, 



    
        

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NGC 6231 - A Colorful Open Cluster

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi TOA-150

Imaging cameras: FLI ML16200

Mounts: Astro-Physics 1600 with Absolute Encoders

Filters: Ha  ·  L  ·  B  ·  G  ·  R


Dates:April 28, 2020

Frames:
B: 18x600" (3h) bin 1x1
G: 19x600" (3h 10') bin 1x1
Ha: 16x1800" (8h)
L: 36x600" (6h) bin 1x1
R: 24x600" (4h) bin 1x1

Integration: 24h 10'

Avg. Moon age: 5.03 days

Avg. Moon phase: 26.01%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3469797

RA center: 16h 54' 12"

DEC center: -41° 48' 57"

Pixel scale: 1.129 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 174.290 degrees

Field radius: 0.894 degrees


Resolution: 4455x3555

Data source: Amateur hosting facility

Remote source: DeepSkyWest

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NGC 6231 - A Colorful Open Cluster, 



    
        

            Casey Good

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