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Leo Triplet

Charles LilloComment
 Leo Triplet
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The Leo Triplet is a small group of galaxies about 35 million light-years away in the constellation Leo. This galaxy group consists of the spiral galaxies M65, M66, and NGC 3628.

-Equipment-

Scope: SVA 130EDT

Mount: Atlas Pro with Polmaster

Tripod: iOptron TriPier

Guiding: Borg 50mm with Orion Star-shoot

Camera: sBig STF-8300m with FW8 filter wheel

Filters: Baader 32mm LRGB, HA,SII,OIII

-Software-

Processing: Maxim,PixInsight,Photoshop: in that order

Acquisition: SGP