NGC 772 – Spiral Galaxy in Aries

Photographer
mcaligiuri@ucsd.edu
Email
mcaligiuri@ucsd.edu
Location of photo
Joshua Tree National Park, California
Date/Time of photo
October 25, 2016
Equipment
DSI RC10c (1867mm at f/7.3) ST10 XME camera on an AP1100 mount
Description
NGC 772 is an unbarred spiral galaxy surrounded by numerous satellite galaxies. This face-on spiral has a diameter of about 200,000 light years, or twice the size of the Milky Way Galaxy.
Website
http://mcaligiuri.com
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