Herschel 239 (North Up, East Left)
Herschel 239, also known as NGC 2976, is a galaxy in the constellation of Ursa Major with classification Sc.  Its diameter is ~8,100 light-years.  This image comprises 10 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 on 30 March 2017. 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 6 May 2018
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