Fornax Dwarf Galaxy

Fornax  Dwarf (10inch ) (12) (90)

The Fornax Dwarf Galaxy is a satellite galaxy to the Milky Way, and contains 6 globular clusters. It is faint but well resolved and covers  about 30 arc minutes on the sky and about 450,000 LY distance.

Telescope.  10 Inch F4 Newtonian.

Camera.  S Big S T 4000 XCM OSC CCD.

Exposure and Date.  15 x 600 sec.  Dec 2015.

Location. (Wiruna) Ilford N.S.W.