NGC 147

Discovered by John Herschel in September 1829, NGC 147 is a dwarf galaxy about 2.58 Mly away in the constellation Cassiopeia. NGC 147 is a member of the Local group of galaxies and a satellite galaxy of the Andromeda Galaxy (Messier 31)

NGC 147

Image details:
Telescope: TS 90/600 triplet with 2.5" TS flattener
Mount: Skywatcher HEQ5-Synscan
Camera: Atik one 6.0 @ -10C
Exposure: 16 * 600sec with Baader L filter
Software: PixInsight
Calibrationfiles: Dark:No, Bias:Yes (masterbias), Flat:Yes

 
(c) All photos by Ruud de Vries