NGC 4216

NGC 4216

NGC 4216 is a near edge-on spiral galaxy and a member of the Virgo Cluster at a distance of 55 MLY.

NGC 4216 (brightest) is one of 4 galaxies of different brightness and size, and these galaxies form a  diagonal line.

There are numerous faint and small galaxies scattered across the field of view.

F.O.V.    40 x 40 min of arc.

Telescope.   Orion Optics UK AG12.

Camera.    S Big ST4000 XCM OSC CCD.

Exposure and Date.    15 x 600 sec.  May 2019

Location.  (Wiruna)   Ilford N.S.W.