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Contains:  M 65, M 66, NGC 3623, NGC 3627, NGC 3628
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Leo Triplet, 



    
        

            Stacy Spear
Leo Triplet
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Leo Triplet

Technical card


Dates:Feb. 5, 2018

Frames: 50x90"

Integration: 1.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 20.08 days

Avg. Moon phase: 71.34%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1924136

RA center: 11h 19' 49"

DEC center: +13° 20' 16"

Pixel scale: 1.445 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 262.201 degrees

Field radius: 1.141 degrees


Resolution: 4552x3406

Locations: Metro Atlanta, Metro Atlanta, Georgia, United States

Description

The last of my first light images. I cheated by not focusing per filter but ok. :) I was completely surprised how well this turned out with SGM 19.8 sky and the moon impeding as well.

This is technically only 75 minutes of data but created a super luminance which means, IMHO anyway, that it is 2 hours worth of data. I'm impressed considering the situation and I can't wait to see what this combo can do in dark skies!

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darkstar3d
Stacy Spear
License: Attribution-NonCommercial Creative Commons
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