Herschel 208 (North Up, East Left)
Herschel 208, also known as NGC 3640, is a galaxy in the constellation of Leo with classification E1.  Its diameter is ~68,000 light-years.  The galaxy to the south is NGC 3641.  Several other galaxies are also visible, including PGC 1247148, PGC 1246921, PGC 3471624, PGC 4011019 and PGC 3769642. This image comprises 10 x Luminance (90 seconds each) and 5 x Red, Green and Blue (90, 91 73 seconds each), 0.5m f/2.9 ASA Astrograph with FLI ML3200 camera at an altitude of 55 degrees on 25 April2017. 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 15 September 2018
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