Hickson 44 Galaxy Group

Hickson 44 Galaxy Group by Mark Griffith, Swindon, Wiltshire, UK. Equipment: Teleskop service 12

Mark Griffith


Teleskop service 12″ Richey-Chretien telescope, Skywatcher EQ8 mount,Atik 383L+ camera, Astronomik LRGB filters,
Hutech IDAS light pollution filter, Astro physics 0.67 reducer.

Having a go at more obscure objects in the constellation Leo.

Range of different Galaxy shapes in this group.

Lots of bad weather this month. Only one good night for the whole of March.

LRGB image with 3 hours 20 minutes of data. 8 x Lum 5 x Red 3 x Green 3 x Blue 10 minute exposures.