Image taken at Clayton Bay, South Australia
Equipment - GSO RC12 STXL11002
Guiding - AOX
Software - MaximDL, Focusmax, Pinpoint, CCDautopilot 5
LRGB 24 hours
Darks, flats and biases applied
Processed in CCD stack and Photoshop CS6
Object -Located in the constellation of Fornax at a distance of 45 million light years. It is a barred spiral which is severely interacting with companion galaxy NGC1097A.
It is a Seyfert galaxy and contains four optical jets which show up in deep images of the galaxy.