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NGC5907

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About this observation
Observer
Dean Ashton
Time of observation
06/05/2018 - 23:00
Object
NGC 5907
Observing location
St Austell, Cornwall UK
Equipment
Celestron 235mm EdgeHD SCT
Celestron CGEM Mount
Celestron Nightscape RGB CCD
Exposure
23x600seconds f/10
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NGC5907 captured over the May bank holiday 2018.  High resolution images of the galaxy https://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap080619.html reveal tidal streams of stars surrounding the galaxy thought to be the remains of a dwarf galaxy that was torn apart and merged with NGC5907.

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