NGC 3628


NGC 3628 is in Leo (The Lion). It is an elongated dusty galaxy with a magnitude of 9.5, and is 10 by 3.3 arc-minutes in size.

This image is a composite of three 2x2 binned 10 minute exposures. Taken with the ST-8E and 12" LX200 at f/10. The image has been shrunk a bit for display. Taken at the ARGO site in central Oregon on March 31, 2000.