Re: NGC 266

Bernard Miller
 

Dan,

 

Another nice galaxy image. Good detail. Another one I will have to add to my queue.

 

Bernard

 

 

From: DarkSkyNewMexico@groups.io On Behalf Of Dan Crowson
Sent: Saturday, December 21, 2019 2:31 PM
To: 'Dan Crowson' <dcrowson@...>
Subject: [DarkSkyNewMexico] NGC 266

 

NGC 266 (PGC 2901, UGC 508 and others) is a LINER-type AGN barred spiral located approximately 221 million light-years away in Pisces.

 

Luminance – 24x600s – 240 minutes – binned 1x1

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

 

360 minutes total exposure – 6 hours

 

Imaged December 18th and 19th, 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/49255272327/sizes/l/

 

Dan

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