NGC 7424 is a grand
design galaxy similar to
the Milky Way in the
southern constellation
Grus.

This image was an
APOD on January 8,
2013.


The older version can
be found
HERE
16" RCOS @ f/11.3
Apogee U9
Planewave 200HR

Data acquired at CTIO

LRGB: unbinned

Lum
18 hrs
Red
6.5 hrs
Green
6.5 hr
Blue 1
0 hrs

Processed with Maxim,
Adobe PS, and PixInsight
                   NGC 5128
     Click on image to enlarge