NGC 891

NGC 891

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NGC 891 is a mesmerizing edge on galaxy in the constellation Andromeda. It exhibits tendrils of filamentary dust emanating from the galactic disk whose explanation is not yet fully formulated.



Date Imaged       :

December 6, 2015

Lens       :

N16 f5.2

Camera       :

QSI 683

Exposure       :

7.1 hours

Filter       :

LRGB 240:70:50:70 minutes

Mount       :

Losmandy Titan

Location       :

Stardust Observatory, Baguio