Re: M66

Madhup Rathi

Nice, Dan

On Mar 26, 2017, at 12:14 PM, 'Dan Crowson' dcrowson@... [DarkSkyNewMexico] <DarkSkyNewMexico@...> wrote:


M66 (NGC 3627, UGC 6346, Arp 16 and many others) is an intermediate (between barred and unbarred) spiral galaxy located approximately 36 million light-years away in Leo.


Luminance – 24x600s – 240 minutes – binned 1x1

RGB – 8x300s – 40 minutes each – binned 2x2


360 minutes total exposure – 6 hours


Imaged over four nights in March, 2017 from Dark Sky New Mexico at Rancho Hidalgo (Animas, New Mexico) with a SBIG STF-8300M on an Astro-Tech AT12RCT at f/8 2432mm.





Dan Crowson                          dcrowson@...
Dardenne Prairie MO     


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