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Contains:  NGC 3628, M 66, NGC 3627, M 65, NGC 3623
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Leo Trio

Leo Trio

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Resolution: 1874x1500

Dates:Feb. 4, 2016

Frames: 27x600"

Integration: 4.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 25.25 days

Avg. Moon phase: 19.30%

Astrometry.net job: 957535

RA center: 11h 19' 53"

DEC center: +13° 20' 2"

Pixel scale: 1.963 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 112.458 degrees

Field radius: 0.654

Description

The Leo Triplet (also known as the M66 Group) is a small group of galaxies about 35 million light-years away[4] in the constellation Leo. This galaxy group consists of the spiral galaxies M65, M66, and NGC 3628.

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