NGC 4744 – 4743.

NGC 4744 – 4743.

NGC 4743 (top) and NGC 4744 (bottom) are the main galaxies in this interesting field of many fainter scattered background galaxies.

This field is in Centaurus and at a distance of about 137 MLY.

F O V.    25 x 25 min of arc.

Telescope.   16 Inch F 4.5 Newtonian.

Camera.  S Big ST4000 XCM OSC CCD.

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

Location.  (Wiruna) Ilford N.S.W.