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Spiral galaxy in Leo, NGC 3628 is one of the trio of galaxies known as the Leo Triplet.
It has been called the Hamburger Galaxy.
Imaging Camera: QSI640wsg
Imaging Scope: Takahashi FSQ85ED@F/5.3
Guide Camera: SX Lodestar
Mount: Avalon M-Uno Fast Reverse
Filters: Astrodon 5nm Ha, 3nm OIII
Exposure: Six hours Ha, seven hours OIII
Processing: CCD Stack and PS CC
Date: March 5, 2017
Sky conditions: Below average seeing, good transparency and as usual, the worst Bortle white light pollution.
Location: 10/5-10/6/16 Morristown, NJ
By Derek Santiago