17 May 2019
 
M4 and Antares

    
    


By Tragoolchitr Jittasaiyapan
( http://tragoolchitr.wixsite.com/sky-observer-group )

Messier 4 (M4, NGC 6121) a globular cluster in Scorpius lies just 1.3 degrees
 to the West of Antares (orange star at left).
 SBIG STX-16803;
 Takahashi TOA-130 refractor, 1000 mm f/7.7;  Astro-Physics 900 GTO
 LRGB image, 120 mins total exposure;  the field is 120 x 120 arc min.
 Pakchong, Nakornratchasima, Thailand
 

 

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