Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Scorpius (Sco)  ·  Contains:  IC 4603  ·  IC 4605  ·  M 4  ·  NGC 6121  ·  NGC 6144  ·  Part of the constellation Scorpius (Sco)  ·  The star 22Sco  ·  The star Al Niyat (σSco)  ·  The star Antares (αSco)  ·  The star οSco  ·  The star τSco
Rho Ophiuchi Cloud Complex, 



    
        

            Joel Balzan
Rho Ophiuchi Cloud Complex
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Rho Ophiuchi Cloud Complex

Rho Ophiuchi Cloud Complex, 



    
        

            Joel Balzan
Rho Ophiuchi Cloud Complex
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Rho Ophiuchi Cloud Complex

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Samyang 135 ED UMC F2
Imaging Cameras
QHYCCD 183C
Mounts
iOptron Skyguider
Accessories
COOWOO Lens Heater
Software
RC Astro GradientXTerminator · ProDigital Software Astronomy Tools Actions Set · Adobe Photoshop CC 2019 · DeepSkyStacker (DSS) Deek Sky Stacker 3.3.2 · di Rogelio Bernal Andreo Hasta la vista, green!

Acquisition details

Dates:
July 23, 2020
Frames:
39x100" (1h 5')
Integration:
1h 5'
Avg. Moon age:
2.99 days
Avg. Moon phase:
9.79%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3694623

RA center: 16h27m58s.6

DEC center: -25°5718

Pixel scale: 3.835 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 343.707 degrees

Field radius: 3.472 degrees

Resolution: 5448x3580

Data source: Backyard

Description

My first image of the Rho Ophiuchi Cloud Complex! There is much more to this area so I'll need to come back and do a mosaic or shoot with a wider lens.

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Rho Ophiuchi Cloud Complex, 



    
        

            Joel Balzan