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elpajare

NGC 2976 in URSA MAJOR

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elpajare    217

NGC 2976 is a 10th magnitude Spiral Galaxy appearing in the constellation Ursa Major. It is 12 million light years from our solar system. NGC 2976 appears roughly 5.8 x 3.0 arcminutes in size, corresponding to a physical diameter of 19535 light years. It is a spiral galaxy of morphological type Sc, and it moving away from us at 5 kilometers per second.

 

This picture was taken with 20x15" expo with a f4 reflector and a Infinity color.

NGC 2976 GX URSA MAJOR 25X12S= 3,8  28º L=0 LUCES DE BEGUR GIMP.jpg

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RobertI    921

Very nice, I have not tried this one before. Seems quite bright as it has come out well in just 15 second exposures. 

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elpajare    217

Thanks for your comment.

The Infinity software helps a lot to get a good result, but the objet is bright, nice and curious.

 

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