Only 29? There're way more than I care to count in the uncropped image. Another very nice shot, Bernard. Very evocative. Darrell Spencer -----Original Message----- From: az-observing-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:az-observing-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Tim Jones Sent: Saturday, December 15, 2012 4:42 PM To: az-observing@xxxxxxxxxxxxx Subject: [AZ-Observing] Re: NGC247 Gorgeous shot - plus, I spot at least 29 other galaxies in the full frame. Tim On Dec 15, 2012, at 1:45 PM, Bernard Miller <bgmiller011@xxxxxxx> wrote: > Hi, > > > The link below is to NGC247. It is a spiral galaxy about 11 Million light > years away in the constellation of Cetus. It is part of the Sculptor group > of galaxies, which includes NGC253. You can notice many of the background > galaxies in the upper and lower right of the image. If you click on the > "Full Size Uncropped" link below the picture you will see the original image > where north is up. I posted a rotated and cropped version because I think > the galaxy looks better viewed horizontal. > > > > http://www.azstarman.net/NGC247.htm -- See message header for info on list archives or unsubscribing, and please send personal replies to the author, not the list. This communication, including any attachments, may contain information that is proprietary, privileged, confidential or legally exempt from disclosure. If you are not a named addressee, you are hereby notified that you are not authorized to read, print, retain a copy of or disseminate any portion of this communication without the consent of the sender and that doing so may be unlawful. If you have received this communication in error, please immediately notify the sender via return e-mail and delete it from your system. -- See message header for info on list archives or unsubscribing, and please send personal replies to the author, not the list.