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


            Jim Brockett
Leo Triplet

Leo Triplet

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Stellarvue SV90T

Imaging camera:Canon T2i/550D

Mount:Celestron CGEM DX

Guiding telescope or lens:Orion Autoguider package

Software:Adobe Photoship CCDSSPHD 2 Guiding

Filter:Astronomik Clip CLS

Accessory:Orion GuideScope Package

Resolution: 1115x713

Dates:March 17, 2018

Frames: 50x300"

Integration: 4.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 29.48 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.00% job: 1972888

RA center: 169.955 degrees

DEC center: 13.271 degrees

Pixel scale: 3.294 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.570 degrees

Field radius: 0.605 degrees

Locations: Suburbs, Akron, Ohio, United States


Two nights of data in a light-polluted sky. Pretty happy with the result given the poor conditions.



Jim Brockett
License: None (All rights reserved)

Sky plot

Sky plot


Leo Triplet, 


            Jim Brockett