[back] IC 4603 in Ophiuchus

Higher resolved image / höher aufgelöstes Bild   (5000 x 3395)

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Image Type, Orientation: RGB-Composite,  North is at 12:15 h
Exposure time: R,G,B: 52x300 sec., all 1x1 bin  (4:20h total)
Exposure date:

May 31st, June 1st and July 19th  2022

Location: Capella Observatory at Skinakas, Crete/Greece, remote controled from Cologne/Germany and partialy robotic (with babysitting from Bad Arolsen/Germany)
Filter: Internal RGB-Filter
Instrument: Ganymed 60cm-Hypergraph in primary focus (f=1840 mm)

Final Image Seeing (FWHM):

2.6" (influenced by low altitude, high wind loads and not yet final pier fix)

Photographer: Josef Pöpsel, Frank Sackenheim, Stefan Binnewies

IC 4603 is part of the colorfull Antares region. A secondary image can be found here, wider field of view can be found here and here.




IC 4603 ist Teil der farbenprächtigen Antares-Region. Eine Aufnahme im Sekundärfokus ist hier zu finden, Ein größerer Ausschnitt dieser Region befindet sich hier und hier.

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