Arp 94

Dan Crowson
 

Arp 94 consists of NGC 3227 (UGC 5620 and others), an intermediate spiral galaxy that is interacting with NGC 3226 (UGC 5617 and others), a dwarf elliptical galaxy. Both are located approximately 77 million light-years away in Leo. These are part of Arp’s Spirals with Elliptical Galaxy Companions on Arms group.

 

Luminance – 24x600s – 240 minutes – binned 1x1

RGB – 8x300s – 40 minutes each – binned 2x2

 

360 minutes total exposure – 6 hours

 

Imaged February 11th, 14th and 27, 2016 from Dark Sky New Mexico at Rancho Hidalgo (Animas, New Mexico) with a SBIG STF-8300M on an Astro-Tech AT12RCT at f/8 2432mm.

 

LRGB - https://www.flickr.com/photos/dcrowson/33303285140/sizes/l

 

Dan

----          
Dan Crowson                          dcrowson@...
Dardenne Prairie MO               http://www.crowson.com

 

Join DarkSkyNewMexico@groups.io to automatically receive all group messages.