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M66


Dan Crowson
 

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.

 

LRGB - https://www.flickr.com/photos/dcrowson/33505554622/sizes/l

 

Dan

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Dardenne Prairie MO               http://www.crowson.com

 


Bernard Miller
 

Beautiful Dan.

 

From: DarkSkyNewMexico@... [mailto:DarkSkyNewMexico@...]
Sent: Sunday, March 26, 2017 9:14 AM
To: 'Dan Crowson'
Subject: [DarkSkyNewMexico] M66

 

 

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.

 

LRGB - https://www.flickr.com/photos/dcrowson/33505554622/sizes/l

 

Dan

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Dan Crowson                          dcrowson@...
Dardenne Prairie MO               http://www.crowson.com

 


David Coon
 

WOW, this is so Very Beautiful.

Thank You,

Dave Coon



From: "'Dan Crowson' dcrowson@... [DarkSkyNewMexico]" <DarkSkyNewMexico@...>
To: 'Dan Crowson'
Sent: Sunday, March 26, 2017 11:21 AM
Subject: [DarkSkyNewMexico] M66

 
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
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Dan Crowson                          dcrowson@...
Dardenne Prairie MO               http://www.crowson.com
 



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.

 

LRGB - https://www.flickr.com/photos/dcrowson/33505554622/sizes/l

 

Dan

----          
Dan Crowson                          dcrowson@...
Dardenne Prairie MO               http://www.crowson.com