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Contains:  NGC 3628, NGC3628
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NGC 3628 Galaxy, 


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NGC 3628 Galaxy

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Meade LX200 8" GPS

Imaging cameras: Atik Cameras Atik 383 L+ Color

Mounts: Meade Equatorial Wedge on Tripod

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Meade ETX70-AT

Guiding cameras: Meade DSI Pro 2

Focal reducers: Meade f3.3 focal reducer/field flattener

Software: Fitswork4  ·  Adobe Photoshop CS6  ·  Meade AutoStar Suite / Envisage  ·  Artemis capture

Filters: Meade LPR

Accessory: Meade #1209 Zero Image Shift Microfocuser

Dates:April 16, 2015

Frames: 24x300" -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 2.0 hours

Darks: ~4

Flats: ~1

Flat darks: ~1

Bias: ~10

Avg. Moon age: 26.91 days

Avg. Moon phase: 7.55%

Temperature: 6.00 job: 605908

RA center: 11h 20' 14"

DEC center: +13° 35' 59"

Pixel scale: 0.681 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -175.075 degrees

Field radius: 0.288 degrees

Resolution: 2416x1859

Locations: Home Observatory, Syke, Niedersachsen, Germany


Very difficult target for me, because at this season it's located S/W at mid-altitude with a lot of Light Pollution. ( NGC 3628 9.5 mag.)



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NGC 3628 Galaxy,