NGC 4565 "Needle Galaxy"

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Telescope: 0.25m at Mayhill, NM

Camera Filters: Hydrogen, Oxygen, Sulfur, Luminance

Total exposure: 18 hours

Image width: 1/2 degree

NGC 4565 is an edge-on spiral galaxy about 43 million light-years from earth. This rendition has been color calibrated to render the true hues with fidelity.


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