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Contains:  Triangulum galaxy, M 33, NGC 598
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M33, The Triangulum Galaxy (LRGB), 


            Ruben Barbosa
M33, The Triangulum Galaxy (LRGB)

M33, The Triangulum Galaxy (LRGB)

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Ritchey-Chretien 32

Imaging camera:SBIG STL-11000 CCD

Software:Maxim DL, Gimp

Resolution: 3931x2580

Blue: 3x300" bin 1x1
Green: 3x300" bin 1x1
Lum: 11x300" bin 1x1
Red: 3x300" bin 1x1

Integration: 1.7 hours job: 1705336

RA center: 23.455 degrees

DEC center: 30.651 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.309 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 272.552 degrees

Field radius: 0.202 degrees


* Image Acquisition by Jim Misti / Steven Mazlin.
* Processing: Ruben Barbosa.
* Distance: 3 Mly.

The Triangulum Galaxy (Messier 33, NGC 598) is a spiral located about 3 million light-years in the direction of the Triangulum constellation and is between 40 and 60 thousand light-years in diameter.

In the image we can contemplate its arms exhibiting great HII regions, as well as blue stellar clouds composed essentially by young stars.

* M33, core (HaLRGB) .
* M33 (HaLRGB) .
* M33, The Triangulum Pinwhell Galaxy (2 panels).
* NGC 595, An HII region in the Triangulum Galaxy.



Ruben Barbosa
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M33, The Triangulum Galaxy (LRGB), 


            Ruben Barbosa