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Barred Spiral Galaxy
M109 | Messier 109 | NGC 3992
This galaxy in Ursa Major is by far the most distant of all Messier catalog objects.


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All Images of Barred Spiral Galaxy
30 Mar 2005
5 Feb 2005
Details:
Night of:Wednesday March 30, 2005
Site:Corona
Local Time:10:00 PM | Mar 30, 2005
Altitude:70
RA:11h 57m 36s
Declination:+53d 22' 28"
Distance:83 million light years
Magnitude:+10.6 mV
Size:7.6' x 4.7'
Camera Settings:
Telescope:9.25-SCT
Camera:SBIG ST237A
f/ratio:f3.3
Pixel Scale:1.83 arcsec
Image Size:634 x 475 pixels (0.3 MP)
19.3' x 14.5'
Exposure:0 sec
Stacked Frames:9
Shot Info:clear filter only; 5 x 30 sec and 4 x 60 sec
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