C-23 (NGC 891) in the winter skies of Saskatchewan

Photographer
SinghKd
Email
singh.kd81@yahoo.ca
Location of photo
Blackstrap Provincial Park, Saskatchewan, Canada
Date/Time of photo
22:00
Equipment
Celestron Edge HD 8", AVX mount, Nikon D5500.
Description
This is a image of C23 (NGC 891). This is a unbarred galaxy, 30 million light years away. This a stack of 18 frames for a total exposure time of 54 minutes. The distance of this galaxy is incomprehensible. This image was taken in -10 degrees C.
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