Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Leo (Leo)  ·  Contains:  NGC 2903  ·  NGC 2905  ·  NGC 2916

Image of the day 04/20/2016

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NGC 2903 in a field full of small fuzzy galaxies, 



    
        

            Rick Stevenson
NGC 2903 in a field full of small fuzzy galaxies
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NGC 2903 in a field full of small fuzzy galaxies

Image of the day 04/20/2016

Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
NGC 2903 in a field full of small fuzzy galaxies, 



    
        

            Rick Stevenson
NGC 2903 in a field full of small fuzzy galaxies
Powered byPixInsight

NGC 2903 in a field full of small fuzzy galaxies

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Acquisition details

Frames:
96×1200(32h)
Integration:
32h

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1041556

RA center: 09h32m12s.5

DEC center: +21°3036

Pixel scale: 0.840 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -92.242 degrees

Field radius: 0.977 degrees

Resolution: 5835x6015

File size: 15.1 MB

Description

A lovely barred spiral galaxy in Leo sits in a field full of smaller galaxies.

Captured at SRO in California.

Acquisition credit: John Kasianowicz, Daniele Malleo, Leonardo Orazi, Rob Pfile, Rick Stevenson and Jerry Yesavage.

Processing credit: Rick Stevenson

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NGC 2903 in a field full of small fuzzy galaxies, 



    
        

            Rick Stevenson