(NGC 5350, 5353, 5354, 5355 and 5358) represents one of the
brighter Hickson compact galaxy groups. Well resolved spiral
NGC 5350 makes this group even rather photogenic.
Like its nice (and big) neighbour, spiral galaxy
HCG68 is located 100 million light years from
Earth and can be found in the constellation Canes Venatici,
8 degrees southeast of M51.
Dimension: 4.2' x
3.4' (NGC5371) 3.2' x
2.6' (NGC5350 in HCG68)
NoName Newton 200/800
+ GPU c.c.
26x5 min. (L)
9x5 min. (each R,G,B), bin 2x2