NGC 2613

NGC 2613

NGC 2613 is an almost edge-on spiral galaxy in Pyxis at a distance of about 66 MLY. There are many faint background galaxies including PGC 23977 (near close star, 8 o’ clock position))

F.O.V.    Cropped to 80% of the 25 x 25 min of arc FOV.

Telescope.   16 Inch F 4.5 Newtonian.

Camera.    S Big ST 4000 XCM OSC CCD.

Exposures and Dates.   11 x 900 sec + 11 x 900 sec.   May 2014, Mar. 2018.

Location.  (Wiruna) Ilford  N.S.W.