NGC 3628
DSS image of NGC 3628
Overlaid DSS image of NGC 3628, 30' x 30' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around NGC 3628

Type  Galaxy
Magnitude  9.5
Size  14.8' x 13.1' @ 104°
Right Ascension  11h 20' 17.0"  (2000)
Declination  13° 35' 23" N
Constellation  Leo
Description  pB, vL, vmE 102
Classification  Sb
Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
Feb 10, 2013    Hale Pohaku, HI (map)
46cm f/4.5 Newtonian, Deep Violet @ 175x

A beautiful edge-on, large, about 15' x 3' extended east to west, bright, an obvious dust lane cuts through the center, M65 and M66 are visible about 35' south

Andrew Cooper
Jan 18, 2004    Sentinel, AZ (map)
46cm f/4.5 Deep Violet

Nice edge-on spiral, large, dim, very subtle dust lane, no core apparent, very elongated 10:1 E-W
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NGC 3628