M66

Posted by azstarman01
on Monday, August 27, 2018

This is an image of M66, also known as NGC3627. It is an intermediate spiral galaxy about 35 million light years away in the constellation Leo. It is a member of the Leo Triplet, which also includes M65 and NGC3628.

December 14, 2017 - January 17, 2018
Location: Dark Sky New Mexico
Telescope: Planewave CDK-17
Camera: FLI PL16803
Mount: Paramount ME
Luminance: 27x20 minutes (binned 1x1)
Red: 12x15 minutes (binned 1x1)
Green: 12x15 minutes (binned 1x1)
Blue: 12x15 minutes (binned 1x1)

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