NGC 2403

Posted by azstarman01
on Monday, February 6, 2017

This is an image of NGC2403 I just finished. This is a spiral galaxy about 8 million light years away in the constellation Camelopardalis. It is a member of the M81 group. It looks very similar to M33 with its prominent HII regions.

October 30, 2016 - January 26, 2017
Location: Rancho Hidalgo, NM
Telescope: Planewave CDK-17
Camera: Apogee CG16M
Mount: Paramount ME
Luminance: 27x20 minutes (binned 1x1)
Red: 11x15 minutes (binned 2x2)
Green: 11x15 minutes (binned 2x2)
Blue: 12x15 minutes (binned 2x2)

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