NGC 2903   Galaxy          Click on photo to return to 'Galaxies'                                      Home
NGC 2903
Other description: Elongated galaxy dusty.
Constellation:  Leo
Dreyer description: Considerably bright, very large, extended, gradually much brighter middle, resolvable, but mottled, southwest of 2.
Magnitude:  8.9
RA: 09h 32m 12.0s  Dec: +21°30'00"  (Epoch 2000)
Rise: 15:18  Transit: 22:36  Set: 05:57
Size:13.0' x 5.0'
Photo Specifications:

      TELESCOPE:  8" Newtonian  F/5
            CAMERA:  'SBIG' ST-8XE & CFW8 color filter wheel
CAMERA TEMP:  Temp. = -17 C
                   DATE:  3/18/07

Filter
Exposure time
Number of exposures
Binning
Luminance
32 min
4
1x1
Red
40 min
5
1x1
Green
40 min
5
1x1
Blue
38 min
3
1x1
Other









Processing:    MaxIm; align, color combine, DDP