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Faiz Ahmad
Virginia, USA
04/08/2020
11:47 pm

Equipment Details:

Explore Scientific ED80 FCD APO, ASI ZWO 224.

Post-processing Details:

Live stacked using SharpCap.

Image Details:

Messier 65, Messier 66,
The Leo Trio, or Leo Triplet, is a group of three galaxies located in Leo.
This galaxy group is made up of Messier 65 at top, M66 at bottom and NGC 3628 which is I could not captured.

All are normal spiral galaxies, but tilted at different angles to our line of sight. M65 is a normal-looking spiral galaxy. M66 is a spiral with deformed spiral arms.