IC 4605

IC 4605

IC4605 is a blue reflection nebula surrounding star 22 Scorpii and is a part of the colourful Rho Ophiuchi Complex in Scorpius.

The reddish nebulosity to the top is gas and dust that Antares has expelled into the surrounding area.

F.O.V.   40 x 40 min of arc.

Telescope.   Orion Optics UK  AG12.

Camera.   S Big ST4000 XCM OSC CCD.

Exposure and Date.   27 x 600 sec.   July, Aug. 2019.

Location.   (Wiruna) Ilford N.S.W.