Herschel 124 and Arp 185 (North Up, East Left)
Herschel 124, also known as NGC 6217 and Arp 185, is a galaxy in the constellation of Ursa Minor.  Its diameter is ~61,000 light-years.  The small galaxy to the east of the image is PGC 58619. This image comprises 9 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 40 degrees on 2 June 2016. The fields of view of the images at the top and bottom are 34’ x 22’ and 18’ x 12’ respectively.
Hills Observatory: 1 January 2013 to 8 October 2018
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