Herschel 314 (North Up, East Left)
Herschel 314, also known as NGC 4856, is a galaxy in the constellation of Virgo with classification SO-a.  Its diameter is ~67,000 light-years.  The small galaxy to the north east is PGC 44645. This image comprises 6 x Luminance (120 seconds each) and 4 x Red, Green and Blue (120, 125 and 102 seconds each), 0.5m f/2.9 ASA Astrograph with FLI ML3200 camera at an altitude of 55 degrees on 15 March 2016. 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 8 October 2018
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