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Contains:  IC 591, The star Regulus (αLeo)

Image of the day 03/09/2017

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    Leo 1, 


            PJ Mahany
    Leo 1

    Leo 1

    Technical card

    Resolution: 1783x1287

    Dates:Feb. 25, 2017

    Frames: 28x30"

    Integration: 0.2 hours

    Avg. Moon age: 28.37 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 1.52% job: 1472848

    RA center: 152.110 degrees

    DEC center: 12.160 degrees

    Pixel scale: 2.865 arcsec/pixel

    Orientation: 89.575 degrees

    Field radius: 0.875 degrees

    Locations: Sierra Nevada , Yosemite, California, United States


    A dwarf galaxy lurking by Regulus. A bit difficult to see visually.



    PJ Mahany
    License: None (All rights reserved)

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    Leo 1, 


            PJ Mahany

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