Messier 33 and Herschel 59 (North Up, East Left)
Messier 33, also known as NGC 2598, the “Pinwheel Galaxy”, “Triangulum Galaxy” and Herschel 59 is an Sc type galaxy in the constellation of Triangulum.  It is a member of our local group of galaxies and has a diameter of ~65,000 light-years. This image comprises 13 x Luminance (200 seconds each) and 10 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 80 degrees on 26 August 2015. The field of view of the image is 32’ x 21’.
Hills Observatory: 1 January 2013 to 2 December 2018
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