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





    
        

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Leo Triplet wide

Leo Triplet wide

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Takahashi Epsilon 130D

Imaging camera:Canon Eos77d

Mount:Skywatcher AZ-EQ6

Guiding telescope or lens:Skywatcher 9x50 finder

Guiding camera:Lacerta MGEN

Software:Pleiades Astrophoto, S.L. Pix InsightPhotoshop

Resolution: 2329x1552

Dates:Feb. 5, 2019

Frames: 272x180"

Integration: 13.6 hours

Avg. Moon age: 0.56 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.35%

Astrometry.net job: 2693644

RA center: 170.178 degrees

DEC center: 13.334 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.709 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.589 degrees

Field radius: 1.053 degrees

Locations: my little astrofarm, Weppersdorf, Austria

Data source: Traveller

Description

a widefield of Leos famous galaxy triplet, featuring the enormous tidal tail of NGC3628. Eos77d set to Iso800, 272x3min subframes.
The crop is oriented north up, the full field north to the left.
Lots of small background galaxies are marked with their PGC numbers in the annotated picture.

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full field

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annotated full field

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Leo Triplet wide, 





    
        

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