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Contains:  M 66, NGC 3627, M 65, NGC 3623
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M65 and M66, 





    
        

            Peter Goodhew
M65 and M66

M65 and M66

Technical card

Resolution: 4135x2772

Astrometry.net job: 1971283

RA center: 169.881 degrees

DEC center: 13.067 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.534 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 110.368 degrees

Field radius: 0.369 degrees

Locations: e-Eye, Fregenal de la Sierra, Extramadura, Spain

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: IC Astronomy Observatories

Description

At long last after weeks of patiently waiting the pesky clouds cleared long enough for me to capture some RGB data for Messier 65 and 66. 8 hours 50 mins of luminance (53x600s) and 10 hours of RGB (each 20x300s). Processed in CCDStack and Photoshop CS2.

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    B

B

removed dark haloes around galaxies

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M65 and M66, 





    
        

            Peter Goodhew