The Hamburger Galaxy NGC 3628 Narrowfield C Positive - April 29, 2017 by Joseph Brimacombe
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Taken from Savannah Skies Observatory using an SBIG STL-6303 camera and 41-cm RCOS telescope on a Software Bisque PME Mount. LINK Negative image: www.flickr.com/photos/43846774@N02/34649087146/ Info about this galaxy: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/NGC_3628 NGC 3628, also known as the Hamburger Galaxy[3] 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. Along with M65 and M66, NGC 3628 forms the Leo Triplet, a small group of galaxies. Its most conspicuous feature is the broad and obscuring band of dust located along the outer edge of its spiral arms, effectively transecting the galaxy to the view from Earth.