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Messier 66


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About this observation
Paul Downing
Time of observation
15/02/2015 - 21:30
Messier 66
Observing location
Alpujarra, Spain
12.5" Planewave scope
QSI 683 CCD camera
LRGB of 60:40:40:40 mins

Messier 66 - Another of the "trio", M66 is a barred spiral, and this image shows how one of the arms is distorted through interaction with NGC 3628, the third member of the group. The image was taken in Spain on 15th February, 2015 using the Planewave scope and QSI 683 camera and is an LRGB of 60:40:40:40 minutes. 

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