NGC 7294 Shell Galaxy in Piscis Austrinus

This 2,0'x1,2' arcminutes sized and visually 12,5mag bright Shell-Galaxy (typed SB0) can be found in the constellation of Piscis Austrinus.It was fist seen by Francis Leavenworth in 1886.


position (epoch2000):

RA.:   22h 32m 08,1s

Decl.:    -25° 23' 53"


image data:

LRGB image with L = 20x1200s, RGB = 10x1200s each,a total of 16.7 hours

80cm f/7 AstroOptik Keller corrected cassegrain FLI Proline 16803 Astrodon LRGB GenII filters

Prompt 7 CTIO/UNC Chile,remote controlled

image processing: Bernd Flach-Wilken


here you see 75% of the FLI-CCD-camera´s FOV.For full resolution click here

here is a labeled version in a reversed version:

Last modified on Sunday, 04 February 2018 16:31

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