Herschel 52 and Caldwell 44 (North Up, East Left)
Herschel 52, also known as NGC 7479 and Caldwell 44, is a galaxy in the constellation of Pegasus with classification SBb.  It has a diameter of ~132,000 light-years. This image comprises 10 x Luminance (120 seconds each) and 8 x Red, Green and Blue (120, 120 and 96 seconds each), 0.5m f/2.9 ASA Astrograph with FLI ML3200 camera at an altitude of 70 degrees on 24 August 2017. The fields of view of the two images are 32' by 21' and 18’ x 12’.
Hills Observatory: 1 January 2013 to 6 May 2018
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