Herschel 221 (North Up, East Left)
Herschel 221, also known as NGC 268, is a galaxy in the constellation of Lynx with classification Sb.  Its diameter is ~43,000 light-years.  The snall galaxy to the south is PGC 2030408. This image comprises 10 x Luminance (120 seconds each) and 5 x Red, Green and Blue (120, 120 and 96 seconds each), 0.5m f/2.9 ASA Astrograph with FLI ML3200 camera at an altitude of 70 degrees on 19 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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