M33 – The Triangulum Galaxy

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Graeme Coates

West Oxfordshire, UK

William Optics FLT110 (with focal reducer)
Losmandy Titan
SBIG ST2000XM

This is an LRGB image of Local Group member, The Triangulum Galaxy, M33, taken over 3 nights in November from W Oxfordshire. It clearly shows the spiral nature of the galaxy, as well as the various HII regions and dust within the galaxy – these include the large star forming region NGC604 which is catalogued in its own right (upper-right).

Total exposure totals 9h35m with 310:95:90:80 LRGB splits. North is right in this image.

2016-11-29T00:00:00

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