M33 Triangulum Galaxy

Image information:

Date: 10/16/2017
Equipment: ZWO ASI178MC Cool OSC camera through AT65EDQ telescope on Losmandy GM8 mount
Image type: OSC
Exposure time: 26X12min binned 1X1

Object information:

Object designations:

M33, NGC 598, Triangulum Galaxy
Object type:
Spiral galaxy
Object size:
62' X 39'
Constellation: Triangulum
M33, Triangulum Galaxy, is one of more prominent members of the Local Group of galaxies, together with Andromeda Galaxy M31 and Milky Way. It is considered to be the most distant naked eye visible object. The distance of M33 is about 3000 kly.

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M33, LRGB, ST2000XM through WO ZS105ED telescope