Contains: NGC 3628, M 66, NGC 3627, M 65, NGC 3623
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M65

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Resolution: 2100x1491

Dates: Feb. 8, 2018

Frames: 56x300"

Integration: 4.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 22.90 days

Avg. Moon phase: 42.07%

Astrometry.net job: 1922602

RA center: 169.783 degrees

DEC center: 13.096 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.427 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 94.866 degrees

Field radius: 0.868 degrees

Locations: Home Observatory, Meiners Oaks, California, United States

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A nice FOV. Processed with PI, Im getting better.

The Leo Triplet (also known as the M66 Group) is a small group of galaxies about 35 million light-years away[5] in the constellation Leo. This galaxy group consists of the spiral galaxies M65, M66, and NGC 3628.

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