Messier Catalog » M66 — NGC 3627

A rare partnership of galaxies with lots of friends in the background.
The Leo Triplet

A rare partnership of galaxies with lots of friends in the background.

 
RA

11h 20.2m

Dec

12°59

Magnitude

8.9 ⚪⚪⚪⚪⚪⚪⚪⚪⚫⚫

Size

8x2.5

Distance

35,000,000 light years

Season

🌼 Spring

Difficulty

🟢 Easy