M66

Teaser:
M66 in the Leo Triplet is a spiral galaxy with spectacular dust lanes and star forming regions. M66 is about 95 thousand light-years in diameter bright star and is part of the Leo Triplet, a group of galaxies which includes M65 and NGC 3628. 
Priority:
Interesting
Month:
June
Visibility:
January to June
RA (J2000):
11:20:15
Dec (J2000):
+12:59:28
Image:
Observing tips:
Colour images e.g. BVR (30 - 60s per filter with FT South or ~120s per filter with the 1-m network)
Dates visible:
Jun 2 2017 - Jun 30 2017