Distance: 30 million light years
Commentary: NGC925 is a barred spiral galaxy with two prominent enlongated spiral arms. The distance of 30 million light years has been accurately determined using Cepheid Variables, a standard distance measuring technique.
Date Imaged: September 2005
Place: Asheville, NC
Exposure Details: LRGB: 180:60:60:60. Luminance unbinned, RGB bin 2
Processing: CCDSoft, Registar, MaxIm DL, Photoshop CS
Optics: 12.5" RCOS Truss
Focal Length: 2808mm @ f9
Mount: Paramount ME
Guiding: Internal guide-chip
Filters: Tru-Balance LRGB 2"