Herschel 126 (North Up, East Left)
Herschel 126, also known as NGC 5576, is a galaxy of classification E2 in the constellation of Virgo.  Its diameter is ~88,000 light-years.  The galaxy to the north is NGC 5577 and the galaxy to the south-west is NGC 5574. This image comprises 10 x Luminance (120 seconds each) and 5 x Red, Green and Blue (120, 121 and 98 seconds each), 0.5m f/2.9 ASA Astrograph with FLI ML3200 camera at an altitude of 60 degrees on 26 March 2017. The fields of view of the images at the top and bottom are 32’ x 21’ and 18’ x 12’ respectively.
Hills Observatory: 1 January 2013 to 14 August 2018
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