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


            Jens Zippel
Leo Triplet Mosaic
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Leo Triplet Mosaic

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: LACERTA Newton ohne Namen 10"

Imaging cameras: ASI ZWO 1600 MMC  ·  Atik 460EX Mono

Mounts: EQ8

Software: Photoshop CS6  ·  Pleiades Astrophoto S.L. PixInsight V1.8  ·  Maxim DL Pro 6

Filters: Astrodon RGB E-Series  ·  Astrodon Luminance E-Series

Accessory: Starlight Xpress Lodestar X2

Basic astrometry details job: 2638579

RA center: 11h 20' 6"

DEC center: +13° 16' 55"

Pixel scale: 1.428 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 90.046 degrees

Field radius: 0.734 degrees

Resolution: 3056x2084

Locations: Upper Borg Observatory, Bremen, Bremen, Germany

Data source: Backyard


Mosaic out of two images. NGC 3828 captured in 2017 with an Atik 460 Exm camera and M65 / M66 from 2019 captured with the ASI 1600 MMC.



Jens Zippel
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike Creative Commons

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Leo Triplet Mosaic, 


            Jens Zippel