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Contains:  M 66, NGC 3627

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    Messier M66, 



    
        

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    Messier M66
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    Technical card

    Imaging telescope or lens:Meade LX 200 12" ACF

    Imaging camera:SBIG ST8XME

    Mount:Astro-Physics AP 900 GTO CP3

    Guiding telescope or lens:Meade LX 200 12" ACF

    Guiding camera:SBIG ST8XME

    Focal reducer:AstroPhysics CCDT67

    Software:Software Bisque CCDSoft v5

    Filters:LuminanceSBIG RGB 1.25"

    Accessory:SBIG CFW 10


    Dates:April 10, 2014March 30, 2019

    Frames:
    Luminance: 24x300" -25C bin 1x1
    SBIG RGB 1.25": 30x300" -20C bin 1x1

    Integration: 4.5 hours

    Darks: ~3

    Avg. Moon age: 17.21 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 53.33%

    Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00


    Basic astrometry details

    Astrometry.net job: 3310386

    RA center: 11h 20' 16"

    DEC center: +12° 59' 24"

    Pixel scale: 0.860 arcsec/pixel

    Orientation: 181.095 degrees

    Field radius: 0.207 degrees


    Resolution: 1422x984

    Locations: Balcone di casa, Riccione, Rimini, Italy

    Data source: Backyard

    Description

    messier m66

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    Author

    helixnebula
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    License: None (All rights reserved)
    102011
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