Re: UGC 11861

Gregg Ruppel
 

Excellent!  That's one you don't see very often (ever).  Thanks for sharing it.
Clear skies,

Gregg
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On 10/25/2019 3:30 PM, Dan Crowson wrote:

UGC 11861 (PGC 67671 and others) is low surface brightness galaxy located approximately 58 million light-years away in Cepheus.

 

The bright star at the bottom left is 16 Cephei.

 

Luminance – 24x600s – 240 minutes – binned 1x1

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

 

360 minutes total exposure – 6 hours

 

Imaged October 23rd and 24th, 2019 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/48959784617/sizes/l/

 

Dan

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