Simcoe Skies Astronomy

M95 - A barred spiral galaxy in Leo

M95 - NGC 3351

Magnitude: 9.7
Size: 7.3' x 4.4'
Location: Leo
Date: June 14/06
Exposures: 40
Exposure length: 30 seconds
Amp on setting: Off
Brightness: 62
Gain: 60
Gamma: 29
Colour Balance: R:34 G:16
K3 Brightness Level Meter: 239
Filters: None
Magnification: No Barlows/Reducers

Notes: This is a barred spiral galaxy. The bar is just faintly visible in this shot, and there is just a hint of arms from the outer edge of the bar.

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