This image of NGC3158 and its neighbors in the constellation Leo Minor, was acquired
using an SXV-H9 CCD camera mounted on a Tele Vue NP101, a 101mm f/5.4 apochromatic refractor.
This image is a stack of 4 eight-minute exposures that were calibrated, defect-corrected and stacked using AIP4Win Version 2.
This image has been resampled down from its original size of 1392x1040.|
The chart below identifies the brighter galaxies in the field.