Contains:NGC 3628, M 66, NGC 3627, M 65, NGC 3623
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Leo triplet  with Firstscope 76/300 on NEQ5 ("beer can astronomy"), 




    

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Leo triplet  with Firstscope 76/300 on NEQ5 ("beer can astronomy")

Leo triplet with Firstscope 76/300 on NEQ5 ("beer can astronomy")

Technical card

Resolution: 672x896

Dates: April 5, 2018

Frames: 300x30"

Integration: 2.5 hours

Darks: ~120

Flats: ~120

Flat darks: ~120

Avg. Moon age: 19.62 days

Avg. Moon phase: 75.58%

Astrometry.net job: 2012330

RA center: 169.932 degrees

DEC center: 13.356 degrees

Pixel scale: 3.939 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 356.966 degrees

Field radius: 0.613 degrees

Data source: Unknown

Description

This is another attempt at "beer can astronomy" by small means to see what one gets out of a minidob on an equatorial mount taking astro pictures.
The aperture was reduced to f/5 in order to reduce sperical aberration, coma etc. One can´' t get a much smaller Newton.

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Leo triplet  with Firstscope 76/300 on NEQ5 ("beer can astronomy"), 




    

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