Triangulum Galaxy M33

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Triangulum Galaxy M33

The Triangulum Galaxy is a spiral galaxy approximately 2.5milion light year away. It is in the constellation Triangulum. Triangulum Galaxy is also known as Messier 33. It is the Galaxy in the our Local Galaxy Group that contains Milky WayGalaxy and Andromeda Galaxy. Here's a larger image of M33.

Imaging information

Optics: Takahashi TOA130S, TOA35 flattner

Camera: SBIG STL-11000M, Astronomik Type2C LRGB filters

Exposure: L=160minutes(10minutesx16), R=20minutes, G=20minutes, B=20minutes(RGB:2x2binned)

Software: Stellaimage5, PhotoshopCS

Location: Yoshinaga town, Okayama Prefecture, 2007