IC 5332 - Intermediate Spiral in Sculptor

Posted by dcrowson
on Sunday, August 28, 2022
IC 5332 (ESO 408-9, PGC 71775 and others) is an intermediate spiral galaxy located approximately 33 million light-years away in Sculptor.

Luminance – 10x600s – 100 minutes – binned 1x1
RGB – 10x600s – 120:100:120 minutes – binned 1x1

400 minutes total exposure – 6 hours 40 minutes

Imaged August 1st and 2nd, 2022 at the El Sauce Observatory (Rio Hurtado, Chile) with a FLI PL 9000 on a PlaneWave CDK24 at f/6.5 3974 mm.

LRGB - https://www.flickr.com/photos/dcrowson/52259920412/sizes/l/

See my previous refractor image taken from New Mexico - LRGB - https://www.flickr.com/photos/dcrowson/49624857638.
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