Simcoe Skies Astronomy

M96 - Galaxy in Leo

M96 - NGC 3368

Magnitude: 9.3
Size: 7.8' x 5.2'
Location: Leo
Date: June 6/06
Exposures: 25
Exposure length: 30 seconds
Amp on setting: ON (oops)
Brightness: 51
Gain: 51
Gamma: 52
K3 Brightness Level Meter: N/A
Filters: Orion Skyglow Filter
Magnification: No Barlows/Reducers

Notes: Just a hint of spiral arms at this exposure length. Again, Skyglow filter is resulting in less light reaching the CCD. A longer exposure is required.

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