Herschel 230 (North Up, East Left)
Herschel 230, also known as NGC 3115 and Caldwell 53, is a galaxy with classification E-SO in the constellation of Sextans.  It has a diameter of ~47,000 light-years.  The galaxy to the east-southeast of Herschel 230 is PGC 29299. This image comprises 10 x Luminance (60 seconds each) and 5 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 50 degrees on 13 March 2018. The fields of view are 34’ x 23’ and 18' x 12', respectively.
Hills Observatory: 1 January 2013 to 10 June 2019
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