Herschel 64 (North Up, East Left)
Herschel 64, also known as NGC 5557, is a galaxy of classification E1 in the constellation of Bootes with a diameter of ~99,000 light-years.  The two galaxies to the west-norhwet are NGC 5544 and NGC 5545. This image comprises 10 x Luminance (120 seconds each) and 5 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 30 March 2017. The fields of view of the images at the top and bottom are 34’ x 23’ and 18’ x 12’ respectively.
Hills Observatory: 1 January 2013 to 8 October 2018
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