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Triangulum Galaxy
M33 | Messier 33 | NGC 598
The colorful Triangulum Galaxy is slightly smaller than the Mikly Way, measuring 60,000 light years across and containing some 40 billion stars.


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16 Aug 2015

26 Sep 2014

1 Nov 2013

11 Oct 2010

Details:
Night of:Saturday August 15, 2015
Site:Palomar Mountain
Local Time:1:00 AM | Aug 16, 2015
Altitude:45
RA:01h 33m 50s
Declination:+30d 40'
Distance:3 million light years
Magnitude:+5.7 mV
Size:71' x 42'
Camera Settings:
Telescope:9.25-SCT
Camera:Celestron NightScape
f/ratio:f6.3
Pixel Scale:1.45 arcsec
Image Size:800 x 1088 pixels (0.9 MP)
19.3' x 26.3'
Exposure:30 sec
Stacked Frames:15
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