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NGC 6822 - Barnard's Galaxy (R.F. Joyce Observatory; 25-07-2017)
The second Barnard object for the night is an irregular dwarf galaxy, ~160 Mly away in Sagittarius. It is unusual in several respects, including the number of HII (pink-ish) regions associated with it. Photo stuff: 30 frames @180s; ISO 800; Canon 60Da on RCX400 16" f/8 with .70 focal reducer.
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- Jul 26, 2017
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