Messier 66 (also known as NGC 3627) is an intermediate spiral galaxy about 35 million light-years away in the constellation Leo. It was discovered by Charles Messier in 1780. It forms with M65 and NGC 3628 the famous Leo Triplet.
|Optics:||ASA N 12 Astrograph at /6.8|
|Mount:||ASA DDM 85|
|Filters:||Astronomik LRGB filter set|
|Exposure Details:||L = 120 min, R,G,B = 60 min. each|
|Processing:||PixInsight, Photoshop CS|