NGC 5248

Gregg Ruppel
 

Hi
NGC 5248 is a small but interesting 10th magnitude galaxy near the border between Bootes and Virgo:
http://www.greggsastronomy.com/IMAGES/ngc5248-LRGB.jpg

1.3X crop:
http://www.greggsastronomy.com/IMAGES/ngc5248-LRGBcrop.jpg

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)

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Clear skies,

Gregg
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