Herschel 101 (North Up, East Left)
Herschel 101, also known as NGC 6118, is a galaxy in the constellation of Serpens.  Its diameter is ~99,000 light-years.  The star in the northeast corner is 6.2 magnitude SAO141129. This image comprises 10 x Luminance (120 seconds each) and 5 x Red, Green and Blue (120, 126 and 102 seconds each), 0.5m f/2.9 ASA Astrograph with FLI ML3200 camera at an altitude of 55 degrees on 18 March 2016. 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 14 August 2018
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