Leo Triplet

Leo Triplet, by Miroslav Horvat

Leo Triplet, by Miroslav Horvat

Miroslav Horvat

Petrova gora, Croatia

Telescope : SW200p
Mount: NEQ6pro
Camera: QHY8
Guiding camera: QHY5L-II
Gain: 3
Offset : 123
Exposure: 22×600 sec

The Leo Triplet (also known as the M66 Group) 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.

2017-04-21T00:00:00

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