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Observation by Peter Goodhew FRAS: Arp 94

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Peter Goodhew FRAS

Observer

Peter Goodhew FRAS

Observed

2021 Jun 16 - 20:52

Uploaded

2021 Jun 21 - 20:55

Objects

Arp 94
NGC3227
NGC3226
NGC3222

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Constellation

Leo

Field centre

RA: 10h23m
Dec: +19°53'
Position angle: -0°44'

Field size

0°27' × 0°21'

Equipment
  • APM TMB LZOS 152 Refractors
  • QSI6120 CCD Cameras
  • 10Micron GM2000 HPS mount
Exposure

8 hours 50 mins total integration LRGB

Location

Fregenal de la Sierra, Spain

Target name

Arp 94

Title

Arp 94

About this image

Arp 94 consists of two interacting galaxies: NGC 3227 being the larger one, and NGC 3226. They are in the constellation Leo at a distance of 50 million light years from Earth. Many other galaxies can be seen, including NGC 3222 to the right of the image.
Image captured on my remote dual rig

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