NGC 6231  -  Wide field

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Object data of NGC6231

Object type: Open star cluster (I3p)
Size: 15'
Magnitude: 2.0 mag
Constellation: Sco
Distance: 4,000 Ly

Exposure data

Date: 2014-03-03
Location: Hacienda Los Andes / Chile (1100m)
Telescope: Canon EF 200mm f/2.8L @ f/3.5 + mechanical stopper
Camera: EOS6D (ISO1600)
Mount: Astrotrac TT320X
Exposure time: 42x2min
Exposure time total: 1h24min
Notes: Image acquisition by CEDIC team (Bernhard Hubl, Christoph Kaltseis, Wolfgang Leitner and Herbert Walter)

Image processing by Bernhard Hubl