09  July  2018
  NGC7497 through the Integrated Flux Nebula


By   Rick Stevenson

NGC 7497 is a roughly edge on SBc spiral galaxy about 60 million light-years away. It is seen through the molecular cloud, MBM 54, which is thought to be about 400 light-years away.

Captured at Sierra Remote Observatory.

Acquisition credit: Bret Charles, Scott Johnson, John Kasianowicz, Daniele Malleo, Jose Mtanous and Rick Stevenson

Processing: Rick Stevenson.


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