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
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      NGC 2903 in a field full of small fuzzy galaxies

      Equipment

      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