Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Leo (Leo)  ·  Contains:  IC 2763  ·  M 65  ·  M 66  ·  NGC 3623  ·  NGC 3627  ·  NGC 3628
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Leo Triplet - Tripletto del Leone, 



    
        

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Leo Triplet - Tripletto del Leone

Acquisition details

Dates:
Jan. 1, 2022
Frames:
257×180(12h 51′)
Integration:
12h 51′
Avg. Moon age:
28.06 days
Avg. Moon phase:
2.42%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 5784395

RA center: 11h19m57s.8

DEC center: +13°1525

Pixel scale: 1.192 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 202.849 degrees

Field radius: 0.810 degrees

Resolution: 4050x2739

File size: 5.8 MB

Locations: Osservatorio casa, Sedico, Belluno, Italy

Data source: Backyard

Description

The Leo Triplet (also known as the M66 Group) is a small group of galaxies about 35 millionlight-years away in the constellationLeo. This galaxy group consists of the spiral galaxiesM65M66, and NGC 3628.

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Leo Triplet - Tripletto del Leone, 



    
        

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