NGC 7479


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Smoot
NGC 7479
Galaxy
Mayhill, NM
10-01-2008
Description

NGC 7479 is a Seyfert galaxy located in the constealltion of Pegasus.  This galaxy is about 100 million light years away.  It is a barred spiral approximately 100,000 light years wide.

This image is processed as an LRGB image with about 6 hours data in total.

Technical Details
Exposure Time:
3.0 hrs L, 2.5 hrs B, 1.0 hr G, 1.75 hrs R
Camera:
SBIG STL-11000M
Telescope:
RCOS 16 inch f/8.7 Ritchey-Chretien
Mount:
Software Bisque Paramount ME
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