Herschel 236 (North Up, East Left)
Herschel 236, also known as NGC 2787, is a galaxy of classification S0-a in the constellation of Ursa Major.  It has a diameter of ~33,000 light-years.  The bright stars in the image are in the range of magnitudes 8 to 10. This image comprises 20 x Luminance (120 seconds each) and 5 x Red, Green and Blue (120, 124 and 100 seconds each), 0.5m f/2.9 ASA Astrograph with FLI ML3200 camera at an altitude of 50 degrees over two nights, 12 March and 5 December 2018. The fields of view are 32’ x 21’ and 18' x 12', respectively.
Hills Observatory: 1 January 2013 to 10 June 2019
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