Leo Triplet Galaxies | 628 mm

Leo Triplet (M65, M66, NGC3628), three bright galaxies in the vicinity of Leo imaged with a 4 in refractor at 628 mm focal length, an ASI 533MC cooled astronomy camera, with an ASI 174MM guide camera. The trio galaxies are bright and visible with small telescopes in relatively dark skies. Two bright stars in Leo can be used to easily find this galaxy group. Imaged from a recreation site in Caliraya, Quezon, in March 2023.

Leo Triplet Galaxies, 1 hour exposure

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© Anthony Urbano | Bacoor, Philippines