NGC 7292 (UGC 12048) Galaxy in Pegasus

Located at: RA 22 hours 28 minutes 26 seconds, Dec +30 degrees 17 minutes 35 seconds

Size: 2.1' x 1.6' Magnitude: 13.0 blue Class: IBm

North is up

West to the right

Telescope:

 14.5" f5 Newtonian reflector

Camera:

 ST-8XME, self-guided, binned 1x1, temp -10c & -15c, camera control MaxIm DL 4.56

Image:

 Lumicon Red filter, 730 minutes (73 x 10 minute subs), 11/13/14/15/2016; seeing 2.7-7.0 FWHM per CCDStack

Processing:

CCDStack 2.93.6093.26774, Photoshop CS5.1

Location:

 Rolling Roof Observatory, Thousand Oaks, CA 91360 (+34d 13m 29s -118h 52m 20s)

Notes: Had a heck of a time imaging this small galaxy ... the seeing was at best average (2.7" FWHM), to terrible (7.0 " FWHM). Of the 84 subs I took, half were over 4.5 arc seconds, and only 10 under 4.0 seconds.

From the NGC / IC Project:
Contemporary Visual Observation(s) for NGC 7292
NGC 7292 = UGC 12048 = MCG +05-53-003 = CGCG 495-003
22 28 25.8 +30 17 33
V = 12.5;  Size 2.1x1.7;  SB = 13.8

17.5": fairly faint, moderately large, oval WNW-ESE, broad concentration.  A 
group of mag 13.5-14 stars are off the NW end including a two mag 13.5 stars 
1.2' NW and 1.8' NW.

- by Steve Gottlieb