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Contains:  IC 2763, M 65, M 66, NGC 3623, NGC 3627, NGC 3628
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The Trio in Leo, 


            Nikhil Joshi
The Trio in Leo
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The Trio in Leo

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Telescope Engineering Company 140ED

Imaging cameras: SBIG 8300M

Mounts: Astro-Physics Mach-1 GTO

Guiding cameras: SBIG OAG8300 with ST-i

Software: PixInsight  ·  Seqence Generator Pro

Filters: Astrodon Ha 5nm  ·  Astrodon E-Series Tru-Balance [Lum]  ·  Astrodon E-Series Tru-Balance [B]  ·  Astrodon E-Series Tru-Balance [G]  ·  Astrodon E-Series Tru-Balance [R]

Accessory: Pegasus Astro Ultimate Powerbox v2

Dates:March 21, 2020

Frames: 48x420"

Integration: 5.6 hours

Avg. Moon age: 26.94 days

Avg. Moon phase: 7.43%

Basic astrometry details job: 3827749

RA center: 11h 19' 53"

DEC center: +13° 16' 12"

Pixel scale: 0.789 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 108.275 degrees

Field radius: 0.757 degrees

Resolution: 5154x4594

Data source: Traveller


My first time imaging this popular field.



Nikhil Joshi
License: None (All rights reserved)


  • The Trio in Leo, 


            Nikhil Joshi
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    The Trio in Leo, 


            Nikhil Joshi


Description: Added drizzle, deconvolution, and tried some better masking to my workflow. Tried to bring in more detail.

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The Trio in Leo, 


            Nikhil Joshi

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