M33 / NGC 598 – Triangulum Galaxy

is a spiral galaxy 2.73 million light-years (ly) from Earth in the constellation Triangulum. It is catalogued as Messier 33 or NGC 598. The Triangulum Galaxy is the third-largest member of the Local Group of galaxies, behind the Milky Way and the Andromeda Galaxy. It is one of the most distant permanent objects that can be viewed with the naked eye. The galaxy gets its name from the constellation Triangulum, where it can be spotted.

M33 / NGC 598 - Triangulum Galaxy, Galaktyka Trójkąta

Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Triangulum_Galaxy

This is my first approach to this galaxy. I’ve collected light frames with few different sessions. Photos taken on 2019 at Zwardoń and Bieszczady during PTMA rally.

Equipment: Canon EOS 6D, SkyWatcher Newton 1000/200 [mm], F5, coma corrector, NEQ6Pro.,

  • Composition: Astro Pixel Processor,
  • Processing: GIMP + plug-ins (Linux).