is a multiple star system in the constellation Ophiuchus. The central system has an apparent magnitude of 4.63. Based on the central system's parallax of 9.03 mas, it is located about 360 light-years (110 parsecs) away. The other stars in the system are slightly farther away.
Taken from the backyard. A work in progress, being new to planetary imaging. Image is in monochrome. (black and white) to bring out better detail...which i need to work on! :-)
The Galactic Center is the rotational center of the Milky Way.