NGC7479 Galaxy

Telescope C9.25 on AP1200GTO Designation NGC7479
Focal Length F/5.8 1365mm Position RA:23h 04m Dec:+12 19'
Guiding eFinder & SBIG guidehead Type Barred Spiral Galaxy
Control MaximDL Magnitude 11
CCD Camera SBIG ST2000XM Size 4' x 3'
Image Scale 1.12 arcsec Distance 105 Million Light Years
Filters AstroDon LRGB Constellation Pegasus
Exposures 12 x 5min 1x1, 8 x 4min ea RGB    
Calibration Flats, Bias only    
Software MaximDL, Photoshop CS2    
Date Peach State Star Gaze Sept 2008    
This striking galaxy in the constellation of Pegasus exhibits the distinctive central bar and "S" shaped spiral pattern of the SBc type barred spiral galaxy.