Herschel 196 (North Up, East Left)
Herschel 196, also known as NGC 3377, is a galaxy of classification E5 in the constellation of Leo.  It has a diameter of ~40,000 light-years.  The galaxy to the northeast of NGC 3377 is NGC 3377A. This image comprises 10 x Luminance (60 seconds each) and 4 x Red, Green and Blue (60, 60 and 48 seconds each), 0.5m f/2.9 ASA Astrograph with FLI ML3200 camera at an altitude of 70 degrees on 27 December 2017. The fields of view are 34’ x 23’ and 18' x 12', respectively.
Hills Observatory: 1 January 2013 to 30 March 2019
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