Wednesday, 02 September 2020 12:38

NGC 891

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NGC 891 galaxy is located in Andromeda. Similar in size and shape to our galaxy, it's what ours would look like viewed edge on. Fingers of dust and gas are seen extending above and below the galaxies disk, possibly cause by past supernovas expelling gas and dust.

Additional Info

  • Constellation: Andromeda
  • Right Ascension: 02h 22m 33.4s
  • Declination: +42° 20′ 57″
  • Distance (Lightyears): 27 million
  • Telescope: Explore Scientific 127 Refractor
  • Camera: ZWO 1600MM Mono cmos
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