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Contains:  NGC 3628, M 66, NGC 3627, M 65, NGC 3623, The star 73Leo
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Leo Triplets, 


            Tom Kennedy
Leo Triplets

Leo Triplets

Technical card

Resolution: 4000x2665

Dates:Feb. 9, 2019

Frames: 17x300"

Integration: 1.4 hours

Avg. Moon age: 4.14 days

Avg. Moon phase: 18.20% job: 2517442

RA center: 169.835 degrees

DEC center: 13.313 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.220 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 68.193 degrees

Field radius: 1.482 degrees

Data source: Backyard


M64, M66, and NGC 3628. Processed in PI but with some final touches in PS. I think I took the black level too far to black, but for whatever reason I like the inky black background. I know, space isn't black.....



Tom Kennedy
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Leo Triplets, 


            Tom Kennedy