NGC 2326

Posted by dcrowson
on Friday, February 4, 2022
NGC 2326 (UGC 3681, PGC 20218 and others) is a barred spiral located approximately 274 million light-years away in Lynx.

UGC 3687 (NGC 2326A, PGC 20237 and others) is the odd galaxy below and to the left (east) of NGC 2326.

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

360 minutes total exposure – 6 hours

Imaged February 2nd and 3rd, 2022 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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