Deep Sky Object in Spring
NGC5585 (Galaxy in Ursa Major)
|Date & Time: ||Jan 23 2015, from 26:47 to 27:31 JST(+0900)
|Composed 8 shots with 6 minutes exposed|
|Optical: ||Meade 25cm(10") Schmidt-Cassegrain with a conversion lens (f=1600mm, F6.3)
|with BaaderPlanetarium Moon&Skyglow filter|
|Auto-guided with Meade LX200 Equatorial & Pictor 201XT
|Digital Camera: ||Canon EOS 600D (Remodeled)
|Location: ||Ooizumi, Hokuto city, Yamanashi pref.
|Camera Settings: ||Recording format...14bit CCD-RAW, converted to 16bit TIFF(5184×3456)|
This image shows a medium-scaled spiral galaxy of NGC5585 positioned at the eastern edge of Ursa Major, about 4 degrees northeast of M101, the Pinwheel Galaxy.
The galaxy has the indistinct structure of arms, the long axis and the brightness of a bit longer than 6 arc minutes and about 11th magnitude, respectively.
NGC5585 is a member of the M101 group, about 20 million light years away.
|NGC5585 / Galaxy, type SAB(s)d|
|R.A.||14h 19m 47.9s (2000.0)|
|Dec.||+56°43' 45" (2000.0)|
|Distance||20 million light yrs.|
|Group of Galaxies||M101 Group|
|Other IDs||UGC 9179, CGCG 295-45|
MCG +10-20-94, IRAS 14182+5657