Contains: NGC 3389, NGC 3384, M 105, NGC 3379, M 96, NGC 3368, M 95, NGC 3351
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Trio of Messier galaxies in Leo

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens: Artisanal T150/750 in Vixen casing and slide focuser

Imaging camera: Nikon D7000

Mount: Vixen GP2

Guiding telescope or lens: Self-Made 80/320mm achromat

Guiding camera: QHYCCD QHY5L-II Color

Focal reducer: Lichtenknecker Coma Corrector

Software: photoshopDeepSkyStackerPHD2 Guiding

Filter: Baader Planetarium SkyGlow

Resolution: 4861x3262

Dates: March 14, 2016

Frames: 67x300"

Integration: 5.6 hours

Avg. Moon age: 6.11 days

Avg. Moon phase: 36.64% job: 1003701

RA center: 161.566 degrees

DEC center: 12.103 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.332 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 163.619 degrees

Field radius: 1.083 degrees

Locations: Observatoire de Borlo, Sint-Truiden, Belgium


Wide field with M105, M95 and M96 in the constellation Leo.




Sky plot

Sky plot


Trio of Messier galaxies in Leo,