Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Leo (Leo)  ·  Contains:  M 65  ·  M 66  ·  NGC 3623  ·  NGC 3627  ·  NGC 3628
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M65-M66-NGC3628 - Triplete de Leo, 



    
        

            Luis Martinez
M65-M66-NGC3628 - Triplete de Leo
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M65-M66-NGC3628 - Triplete de Leo

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Long Perng ED80

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 350D / No filter

Mounts: CGEM

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Lunatico Astronomia EZG-60

Guiding cameras: Atik 16ic

Focal reducers: William Optics 0.8x Field Flattener Type II

Software: Maxim DL

Filters: Hutech IDAS LPS P2 2"


Dates:April 2, 2010

Frames: 40x600" (6h 40')

Integration: 6h 40'

Avg. Moon age: 18.42 days

Avg. Moon phase: 85.63%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 90610

RA center: 11h19m51s.6

DEC center: +13°1727

Pixel scale: 7.076 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 80.047 degrees

Field radius: 1.190 degrees


Resolution: 620x391

Description

El Triplete de Leo, también llamado Grupo de M66, es un pequeño grupo de galaxias a unos 35 millones de años luz en la constelación de Leo. Está formado por las galaxias espirales M65, M66 y NGC 3628.

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M65-M66-NGC3628 - Triplete de Leo, 



    
        

            Luis Martinez