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Contains:  NGC 3628, M 66, NGC 3627, M 65, NGC 3623, NGC 3593, The star 73Leo
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Leo Triplet - Widefield, 


            Robert Eder
Leo Triplet - Widefield

Leo Triplet - Widefield

Technical card

Resolution: 2500x1657

Dates:Feb. 5, 2019

40x300" ISO800
20x60" ISO800

Integration: 3.7 hours

Darks: ~20

Avg. Moon age: 0.56 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.35%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00 job: 2524110

RA center: 169.507 degrees

DEC center: 13.150 degrees

Pixel scale: 3.113 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 15.775 degrees

Field radius: 1.297 degrees

Locations: Hohe Wand, Wildgehege, Austria

Data source: Traveller


This is the second Image from that night. I planed to use the 200/1000 newton on this one, but strong wind blows made it impossible. So I stick with the little one and now it's more widefield. I like it too, but even here the stars suffered a bit from the wind.



Robert Eder
License: None (All rights reserved)

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Leo Triplet - Widefield, 


            Robert Eder