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Catalogue and alternative designations NGC 7793


Type Galaxy 
Position 23 57 49.8, -32 35 28
Constellation Sculptor
Camera and Telescope STXL6303E and 36.8 cm Ritchey Chretien
Focal Ratio F9
Exposure Details LRGB 165:75:90:90 with Astrodon series 2 filters.  Luminance unbinned, colours 2x2
Description NGC 7793 is a member of the Sculptor group (which includes NGC 55 and NGC 253).  It was discovered by James Dunlop in 1826.  It's about 12.7 million light years away and magnitude 10.  It is a flocculent spiral galaxy having poorly defined spiral arms.