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This dusty-looking galaxy is IC 342 in Camelopardalis. It is quite close to us at a distance of only about 10 million light years, and is part of the IC 342/Maffei group of galaxies. It is positioned behind the galactic equator of our own galaxy, which means that it is dimmed and reddened by the intervening dust of the Milky Way. For this reason it is sometimes called the Hidden Galaxy. At the upper right of the image is galaxy UGC 2826 at a distance of about 80 million light years. This image is a 10-hour exposure with 5 hours of L, 3 hours of H-alpha, and 2 hours total of RGB.