NGC3628 -> 437K
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Date 05-08-2014
Exposure 100mins total, 25min ea LRGB, all Bin-2 @ 1.12arc.sec p/pix.
Optics 2004 RCOS 14.5" Ion, CF Truss, f:9, FL=3311mm.
Mount 2007 AP1200 GTOCP3 #714
Camera 2005 SBIG STL-11000M, -20C, Bin-1 0.56arc.sec p/pixel, Bin-2 1.12arc.sec p/pixel, AstroDon Gen-II LRGB & Gen-I 6nm H-a.
Guider As required: Internal ST-237H chip, or AstroDon MMOAG with 2006 SBIG STL-Remote ST-237H.
Equipment RCOS Field Flatener Corrector. Custom built Water Cooling and DryAir Purge Systems
Processing MaximDL/CCD FocusMax FitsPlug PhotoShop CS4 SigmaCombine AstroActions
Location StarFields Observatory (SFO), Chiefland Astronomy Village, Florida,
Comments Decent conditions ~2arc.sec, 1st Light since PIR repair, recoating mirrors and collimation.
Only 100mins total exposure time instead of usual 2-3-4hrs per channel.
Asteroid 1995 WZ3 Passes Near NGC3628 at upper right.
See NGC3628 Quasar and Quasar-Like sources from the Arp Catalog. below.

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