Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  NGC 3628  ·  NGC3628
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Hamburger Galaxy (NGC3628) and other six galaxies, 


            Jose Carballada
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Hamburger Galaxy (NGC3628) and other six galaxies

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Altair Astro RC250-TT 10" RC Truss Tube

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI1600MM-Cool

Mounts: Mesu 200 Mk2

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Celestron OAG Deluxe

Guiding cameras: QHYCCD QHY5III174

Focal reducers: Riccardi Reducer/Flattener 0.75x

Software: Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight  ·  Seqence Generator Pro

Filters: Astrodon R Gen.2 E-series 36mm  ·  Astrodon G Gen.2 E-series 36mm  ·  Astrodon B Gen.2 E-series 36mm  ·  Astrodon HA 36mm - 5nm  ·  Astrodon L Gen.2 E-series 36mm

Accessory: ZWO EFW  ·  MoonLite NiteCrawler WR30  ·  TALON6 R.O.R

Dates:Feb. 2, 2020Feb. 12, 2020Feb. 19, 2020Feb. 21, 2020Feb. 25, 2020

Astrodon B Gen.2 E-series 36mm: 45x180" (gain: 75.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon G Gen.2 E-series 36mm: 45x180" (gain: 75.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon HA 36mm - 5nm: 12x600" (gain: 200.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon L Gen.2 E-series 36mm: 220x180" (gain: 75.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon R Gen.2 E-series 36mm: 45x180" (gain: 75.00) -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 19.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 16.22 days

Avg. Moon phase: 32.64%

Astrometry.net job: 3323467

RA center: 11h 20' 16"

DEC center: +13° 35' 21"

Pixel scale: 1.007 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.682 degrees

Field radius: 0.335 degrees

Resolution: 1748x1632

Locations: AAS Montsec, Àger, Lleida, Spain

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility


NGC 3628, also known as the Hamburger Galaxy or Sarah's Galaxy, is an unbarred spiral galaxy about 35 million light-years away in the constellation Leo. It was discovered by William Herschel in 1784. It has an approximately 300,000 light-years long tidal tail.

Close to 20 hours of integration in LRGB with additional Ha in red channel.



Jose Carballada
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike Creative Commons

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Hamburger Galaxy (NGC3628) and other six galaxies, 


            Jose Carballada