Portrait of our Galaxy – The Milky Way

Photographer
Patrick Winkler
Email
patrick.winkler@chello.at
Location of photo
Tivoli Southern Sky Guest Farm (Namibia)
Date/Time of photo
15.05.2016 00h15
Equipment
FLI MLx694 with Zeiss Distagon T 2.8/15mm on a Losmandy G11; RGB 65 65 65
Description
This section of the Milky Way with 47 x 37 degree FOV extends from the constellation Sagittarius and Scorpion through to Norma and Ara. Many prominent objects like M8, M20, NGC 6334 (Cats Paw Nebula), the colorful region around Antares and the Pipe Nebula can be seen. The bright „star" between Antares and Sabik is Saturn.
Website
https://astropictures.smugmug.com/Nebulas/i-6xc58vg/A