Wednesday, March 25, 2009
NGC 2681 - maybe?
I thought I was imaging the relatively obscure, NGC 2681 when I shot this. After comparing it to other shots of NGC 2681, I am not so sure what it is.
It is a spiral galaxy, but it is definitely not NGC 2681.
This sort of thing happens occasionally, since imaging these tiny galaxies is a lot like taking a picture of a grain of sand on a beach a mile away.