Jump to content

Stargazers Lounge Uses Cookies

Like most websites, SGL uses cookies in order to deliver a secure, personalised service, to provide social media functions and to analyse our traffic. Continued use of SGL indicates your acceptance of our cookie policy.

  • Announcements




Recommended Posts

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

  • Like 11

Share this post

Link to post
Share on other sites
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. 

Share this post

Link to post
Share on other sites
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.


Share this post

Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now

  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.