Scorpius (The Scorpion)


A large, bright constellation of the southern part of the zodiac, among those listed by Ptolemy (c. AD 140). The brightest star is the first magnitude Antares. There are 16 other stars brighter than fourth magnitude.




 Hafnerberg, NÖ




 Kodak Ektapress PJ400

 Exposure Time

 ~30 minutes


Sigma 50-500mm F4-6.3 APO

 effective F.L.

50mm F4

Mount & Guiding

G-11 & ST-4.



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