NGC 2090

NGC 2090 (90)

NGC 2090

A spiral galaxy in Columba with extremely faint extended spiral arms and at a distance of 40 MLY. This galaxy was part of the HST Extragalactic Distance Scale Key Project to better define the value of the Hubble constant.

Telescope.  16 Inch F4.5 Newtonian.

Camera.  S Big ST4000 XCM OSC CCD.

Exposure and Date. 12 x 900 sec.  March 2016.

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