Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Leo (Leo)  ·  Contains:  M 65  ·  M 66  ·  NGC 3623  ·  NGC 3627
M65 and M66, 



    
        

            Howie Silleck
M65 and M66
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M65 and M66

M65 and M66, 



    
        

            Howie Silleck
M65 and M66
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M65 and M66

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron C8 XLT SCT

Imaging cameras: Canon 6D

Mounts: AVX

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion 50mm Guidescope

Guiding cameras: Orion Starshoot Auto-Guider

Software: Adobe Photoshop 5 CS  ·  PHD 2 Guiding


Dates:Jan. 19, 2020

Frames: 165x40" (1h 50')

Integration: 1h 50'

Avg. Moon age: 24.19 days

Avg. Moon phase: 28.98%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3197878

RA center: 11h19m27s.8

DEC center: +13°0245

Pixel scale: 0.652 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 90.948 degrees

Field radius: 0.390 degrees


Resolution: 2564x3464

Locations: Lookout Mountain, Golden, CO, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

2/3 of the Leo Triplet

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M65 and M66, 



    
        

            Howie Silleck