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Contains:  NGC 3628, M 66, NGC 3627, M 65, NGC 3623
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M65, M66, NGC3628, 


            Jussi Kantola
M65, M66, NGC3628

M65, M66, NGC3628

Technical card

Resolution: 1485x1978

Dates:Feb. 22, 2012Feb. 27, 2012

Baader Planetarium Neodymium & IR-Cut (Moon & Skyglow) 2" filter: 20x480" ISO400
Baader Planetarium UHC-S Filter: 8x480" ISO800

Integration: 3.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 2.83 days

Avg. Moon phase: 13.56% job: 89229

RA center: 169.968 degrees

DEC center: 13.318 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.958 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -177.007 degrees

Field radius: 0.673 degrees


~1hour with an UHC filter, and 3hours with a neodymium filter. Nasty LP gradient in the images caused quite a lot of trouble.



Jussi Kantola
License: Attribution Creative Commons

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M65, M66, NGC3628, 


            Jussi Kantola