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Catalogue and alternative designations

NGC 3621

Type Galaxy
Position 11 18.3, -32 49
Constellation Hydra
Camera and Telescope STL6303E and 31.75 cm Ritchey Chretien
Focal Ratio F9
Exposure Details LRGB 215:90:100:130 all 1x1 with Astrodon series 2 filters
Description At magnitude 9.4 and with dimensions 5' x 3' this galaxy is quite bright and easy to see.  The distance is about 22 million light years.