Arp 28

Posted by dcrowson
on Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Arp 28 (NGC 7678, UGC 12614, VV 359 and others) is a barred spiral located approximately 145 million light-years away in Pegasus. Arp cataloged this one in the “spiral galaxies with one heavy arm” class.

Luminance – 24x600s – 240 minutes – binned 1x1
RGB – 8x300s – 40 minutes each – binned 2x2

360 minutes total exposure – 6 hours

Imaged August 27th and 28th, 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.


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