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Image of the Week
IOTW for 18 October 2013
Image Of The Week
NGC 247 Needle's Eye Galaxy

The spiral galaxy NGC 247 is one of the closest spiral galaxies of the southern sky. It's part of the Sculptor Group, a collection of galaxies associated with the Sculptor Galaxy. This is the nearest group of galaxies to our Local Group, which includes the Milky Way, about 11.1 Million LY away in the constellation Cetus. 32 hours in LRGB with a GSO RC8, SBIG STF-8300M on a NEQ6 mount.

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Date Author Title
19 Dec RickS Helix Nebula in Narrowband
09 Dec Antu Colourful Night Sky
28 Nov dvj Rosette in Hydrogen-Alpha
19 Nov mental4astro A Fractured Moon - Rimae Hippalus
11 Nov Dennis The Remarkable AR 1890 Complex
28 Oct EricB South Pole of the Moon
18 Oct naskies NGC 247 Needle's Eye Galaxy
09 Oct Nicola Elephants Trunk Nebula - IC1396A
18 Sep CapturingTheNight Field of Dreams
10 Sep White Rabbit The Lagoon Nebula in Hydrogen Alpha
03 Sep Alex Cherney 25th Anniversary at the ATCA
20 Aug Shiraz NGC253 - The Sculptor Galaxy
13 Aug Bassnut The Tower in M16
06 Aug IanP Antares and Rho Ophiucus
29 Jul von Tom Venus after Sunset
09 Jul Paul Haese The Wolf - SL17 Dark Nebula
14 Jun strongmanmike The Keyhole Nebula
06 Jun marco Sharpless 308 - Cosmic Bubble
12 Feb asimov Saturn Rising
22 Jan SkyViking Thor's Helmet - NGC2359
14 Jan gregbradley The Horsehead and Flame Nebula Complex
07 Jan niko Star Trails from Airey's Inlet
01 Jan Peter Ward Happy New Year IceInSpace
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