Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Scorpius (Sco)  ·  Contains:  M 7  ·  NGC 6453  ·  NGC 6475  ·  Ptolemy's Cluster
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Ptolemy Cluster, 



    
        

            Nikita Misiura
Ptolemy Cluster
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Ptolemy Cluster

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Ptolemy Cluster, 



    
        

            Nikita Misiura
Ptolemy Cluster
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Ptolemy Cluster

Acquisition details

Dates:
Aug. 18, 2020
Frames:
93×300(7h 45′)
Integration:
7h 45′
Avg. Moon age:
28.86 days
Avg. Moon phase:
0.50%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3788593

RA center: 17h53m54s.2

DEC center: -34°4800

Pixel scale: 1.129 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 174.511 degrees

Field radius: 0.904 degrees

Resolution: 4500x3600

File size: 25.8 MB

Data source: Amateur hosting facility

Remote source: DeepSkyChile

Description

Beautiful young cluster against the background of old stars of the core of the Milky Way.

There is a very nice PN out there in the FOV - try to find it!

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Ptolemy Cluster, 



    
        

            Nikita Misiura