UGC 2082

Gregg Ruppel

Hi everyone:

UGC 2082 is a rather plain looking edge-on galaxy in Aries.  However, it has been the subject of several studies of accretion of neutral hydrogen not in the plane of the galaxy.  Edge-on galaxies are the ideal subjects for these studies.

1.3X crop:

LRGB, 8 hours total exposure from Dark Sky New Mexico
Clear skies,

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