ESO 269-57

ESO 269-57

ESO 269-57 is a faint face-on spiral galaxy in Centaurus at a distance of about 150 MLY. This galaxy is part of a loose galaxy cluster in Centaurus. Its 2 faint spiral arms form a ring around a brighter centre.

Note.  A small faint galaxy in right corner.

F.O.V.   25 x 25 min of arc.

Telescope.   16 Inch F4.5 Newtonian

Camera.   S Big ST4000 XCM OSC CCD.

Exposure and Date.  15 x 900 sec.   April.  2017.

Location.   (Wiruna) Ilford N.S.W.