ASTRO IMAGES By Doug Wheeland

 

        NGC 5033 - Galaxy in Canes Venatici

NGC 5033                     EQUIPMENT
Telescope ----  12.5" RCOS RC at 114" FL
Mount --------  Astro-Physics AP1200
Camera -------  SBIG ST8E/CFW8
Guided -------  SBIG AO7

             IMAGE INFORMATION
09 May. 2003, 01 May, 2006
360 min. Total
10,20,30 min. Sub-Exposures
Unfiltered
Acquired Using MaxIm CCD

                      PROCESSING
Data Reduction Using MaxIm DL
Finished Using Adobe Photo Shop

                        LOCATION
Star Ranch Road Observatory
South Western Colorado Springs
Elevation 6500 Feet

 

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This Seyfert type galaxy is perhaps 37 million light years distant.  It has an energetic core that varies in brightness.

All Images Copyright Douglas R. Wheeland (c)2003,2006

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