Herschel 8 (North Up, East Left)
Herschel 8, also known as NGC 7723, is a galaxy in the constellation of Aquarius with classification SBb.  It has a diameter of ~84,000 light-years. This image comprises 10 x Luminance (200 seconds each) and 6 x Red, Green and Blue (200, 200 and 160 seconds each), 0.5m f/2.9 ASA Astrograph with FLI ML3200 camera at an altitude of 45 degrees on 26 August 2017. The fields of view of the two images are 29' x 19' and 18’ x 12’ respectively.
Hills Observatory: 1 January 2013 to 6 May 2018
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