Emission Nebula Dust and Clouds in Scorpio - AR 16h 26m 00s DEC -25° 17' 00"
Date/Place2007-05-16 at Farm Hakos, Namibia
ScopeSkywatcher 80ED
CameraModified 350D
Integration9 frames of 5 minutes each
CommentThis is one of the most famous astrophotographers' delight as the mix of reflection and emission nebulas, together with dust clouds, create a colourful mixture of details.
The brightest star is Antares, a red supergiant.