NGC 5248

Gregg Ruppel

NGC 5248 is a small but interesting 10th magnitude galaxy near the border between Bootes and Virgo:

1.3X crop:

UGC8575 is the tine edge on galaxy just to the west, across the border in Virgo.

LRGB, 5.2 hours from Animas, NM (Dark Sky New Mexico)

Clear skies,

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