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Messier 96

M96 by Gerard van den Braak

Object data

Object type:

M 96 (NGC 3368)

Size object :

29x22 arcmin.

Magnitude:

7.8x5.2

Constellation:

Leo (Leeuw)

Distance:

 38.000.000 LY

 

 

Exposure data

Date, time

2007-03-14    ~23.00 hour

Julian day number

2454 174

Location:

Zuidlaren, the Netherlands

Telescope:

Sugar-3 telescope 255mm F5,5 Newton

Camera:

ST 2000XM CFW10

Filters:

L: 4x1 min

  R:
  G:
  B:

Temperature outside:

+2 0C

Temperature CCD:

-250C

Binning:

3x3

Field of view: 32x24 arcmins

Imaged by:

Gerard van den Braak

Processing tools:

CcdSoft, Photoshop CS

Notes: