Spiral galaxy NGC 7217

Posted by dcrowson
on Thursday, October 05, 2017

NGC 7217 (UGC 11914 and others) is an unbarred spiral galaxy located approximately 50 million light-years away in Pegasus.

Luminance – 24x600s – 240 minutes – binned 1x1
RGB – 12x300s – 60 minutes each – binned 2x2

420 minutes total exposure – 7 hours

Imaged September 21st and 22nd, 2017 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/37469131286/sizes/l

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