Iiro's DeepSky Sketches

Name: NGC 4753Other name: UGC 8009
RA: 12h 52.4m DEC: -1° 12'
Constellation: VIR
Type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 9.9
Size: 5.1' x 2.6'
PA: 80°
Surface brightness: 12.9
Classification: SO
Description: cB,L,vlE,vglbM
Notes: H I 16,SN 1965i
Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Location: Ania, Pirkkala, Finland
Date: 18/19.4.2009 0:15
Instrument: Newton 300/1500 mm
Magnification: 214xFilter: -
Field: 23'Seeing: 3
Background sky: 2NE lim mag: 6.9
Visuality: IIHeight: 27°
Weather: -6°C, gusts of wind
Description: Elongated in W-E direction, small and almost stellar core with averted vision.
Updated: 16.8.2009 18:59