M65, 



    
        

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M65

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Meade LX200 10" f6.3 Classic
Imaging Cameras
Mallincam Hyper Plus
Mounts
Meade Super wedge
Accessories
Celestron f/6.3 FR/FF
Software
PHD guiding · Miloslick (Mallincam Control for Mac)
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Sky-Watcher 8x50mm Finder/Guider
Guiding Cameras
Orion Starshoot Autoguider

Acquisition details

Dates:
April 14, 2012
Frames:
1x28" (28")
Integration:
28"
Avg. Moon age:
23.20 days
Avg. Moon phase:
38.92%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 157734

Resolution: 620x539

Locations: Driveway Observatory, Springfield, MO, United States

Description

Messier 65 (also known as NGC 3623) is an intermediate spiral galaxy about 35 million light-years away in the constellation Leo. It was discovered by Charles Messier in 1780. M65, M66, and NGC 3628 comprise the famous Leo Triplet, a small group of galaxies.

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M65, 



    
        

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