[back] NGC 5296, interacting Galaxy with NGC5297 in Canis Venatici[NED]

Higher resolved image / höher aufgelöstes Bild   (2400 x 2396 Pixel)

NGC 5296:  Type S0-a, distance ~ 32Mpc/100MLy, NGC 5297:  Type SBc, distance ~ 34Mpc/110MLy.




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About this Image / Über dieses Bild

Image Type, Orientation: LRGB-Composite, North is at 7:30h
Exposure time: L: 16x900 sec., R: 5x900 sec., G,B: 4x900 sec., all bin 1x1
Exposure date: June, 24th….28th. 2011
Location: Skinakas Observatory at Crete, Greece, remote-controlled from Much and Bad Arolsen/Germany
Filter: ASTRODON 65mm Filterset for STX
Instrument: Ganymed 60cm-Hypergraph in secondary focus (f=4938.3 mm)
Photographer: Stefan Binnewies, Josef Pöpsel
Seeing (FWHM): 1.1"


NGC 5297 is the bigger of the two. Image editing was done by  Johannes Schedler.



NGC 5297 ist die größere der beiden. Die Bildbearbeitung übernahm dankenswerterweise Johannes Schedler.

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