Herschel 320 (North Up, East Left)
Herschel 320, also known as NGC 5363, is a galaxy in the constellation of Virgo with classification SO-a. Its diameter is ~71,000 light-years. The galaxy to the west, just inside the field of view in the wide field image, is NGC 5356 and the galaxy to the south, just outside of the field of view, is NGC 5364. 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 55 degrees on 2 June 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 26 May 2020