Astrophotography by Kent Biggs

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  Spiral Galaxy in Leo
NGC 3521 

 

 

NGC 3521 is a wonderful spiral galaxy in the constellation Leo the Lion.  It is located at RA: 11h 05m 48.9s Dec: -00 02' 15" is Mag: 9.8 and Size: 11.0'x7.1' and Class: SAB(rs)bc
 

 

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Exposure:

Celestron C11 F/10 (2800mm Focal Length)
SBIG ST10XME with Adaptive Optics
LRGB = 200:60:70:50 minutes

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April 11, 2005
Columbus, Texas
Kent E. Biggs