NGC 3953 - Barred spiral galaxy in Ursa Major
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crop | other
55 million light years
||Takahashi TOA-130F @ f/7.7
||Takahashi EM200 Temma II
||QSI 690wsg @ -15C
||Astrodon Tru-Balance I-Series LRGB Gen
||17x10min L (bin1x1); 4x5min ea RGB (bin2x2); AstroArt5,
PI, Fitswork, CS4 (slightly cropped, 10xdarks/flats/fdarks/bias)
|6 February 2021 - Las Cruces, NM
First time out with the big TOA scope in my new backyard.
In "medium" or "large"
wider field views, PGC 37164 is seen as the relatively large galaxy in
Copyright Jeffrey O. Johnson