C65 -The Sculptor Galaxy

Craig Bremmon • 14 January 2020

C65 -The Sculptor Galaxy, also known as the Silver Dollar Galaxy, or NGC 253, is a spiral galaxy in the constellation Sculptor at a distance of 11 Million light years. The Sculptor Galaxy is a starburst galaxy, which means it is currently undergoing a period of intense star formation. This is a 12 minute exposure taken with a Celestron 9.25" SCT (f/10) Telescope near Magdalena New Mexico.


C65 Sculptor Galaxy