Taken 2-May-11
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M65 and M66 the Leo Triplet

M65 (top right), M66 (bottom right) and NGC 3628
Constellation: Leo
~35 million light years distant
Ocala, FL
Taken on 2/26/2011
Combination of 120 sec, 180 sec. and 240 sec. exposures stacked in DSS for a total of 2 hour 34 min
PS CS5
Orion 80mm EON
Orion 80mm guide scope with SSAG
Canon T1i
CG-5 mount (HyperTuned)
Atronomik CLS light pollution filter clip for Canon EOS

M65 and M66 the Leo Triplet