Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Triangulum (Tri)  ·  Contains:  M 33  ·  NGC 598  ·  Triangulum galaxy
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M33, The Triangulum Galaxy (2 panels)

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M33, The Triangulum Galaxy (2 panels)

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: The Liverpool Telescope

Imaging cameras: IO:O

Software: Maxim DL, Gimp


Frames:
Bessell-B: 8x60" (8')
Bessell-V: 11x60" (11')
SDSS-R: 9x60" (9')

Integration: 28'


Astrometry.net job: 2096999

RA center: 1h 33' 32"

DEC center: +30° 39' 14"

Pixel scale: 0.304 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 270.012 degrees

Field radius: 0.168 degrees


Resolution: 3470x1931

Description

* Image Acquisition by: The Liverpool Telescope.
* 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 (LRGB) .
* M33 (HaLRGB) .
* NGC 595, An HII region in the Triangulum Galaxy.

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M33, The Triangulum Galaxy (2 panels), 



    
        

            Ruben Barbosa