Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Virgo (Vir)  ·  Contains:  NGC 5360  ·  NGC 5364
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NGC 5317 (Also listed as NGC 5364)

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NGC 5317 (Also listed as NGC 5364)

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Officina Stellare RiDK 700  ·  Planewave CDK 1000

Imaging cameras: FLI PL 16803

Mounts: Officina Stellare Polar Fork Mount  ·  Planewave Instruments CDK1000

Software: StarKeeper.it Voyager

Filters: Chroma LRGB 2"


Dates:May 16, 2021

Frames: 118x600" (19h 40')

Integration: 19h 40'

Avg. Moon age: 4.24 days

Avg. Moon phase: 19.02%


RA center: 13h56m11s.476

DEC center: +05°0042.40

Pixel scale: 0.311 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -175.862 degrees (flipped)

Field radius: 0.220 degrees

More info:Open 


Resolution: 3669x3545

Data source: Amateur hosting facility

Remote source: Observatorio El Sauce

Description

NGC 5317 (also listed as NGC 5364) is located approximately 55 million light years away in Virgo. The Galaxy is classified as having an incomplete ring structure. It also has rather loosely wound asymmetrical spiral arms making it a rather unusual.

NGC 5317 is gravitationally interacting with NGC 5363.

Imaged in LRGB on our CDK 1000 at El Sauce, Obstech, Chile.

Image Processing: Mike Selby

System Control: Voyager by Leo Orazi

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NGC 5317 (Also listed as NGC 5364), 



    
        

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