Iiro's DeepSky Sketches

Name: NGC 524Other name: UGC 968
RA: 1h 24.8m DEC: +9° 32'
Constellation: PSC
Type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 10.3
Size: 3.2' x 3.2'
Surface brightness: 12.3
Classification: Sa
Description: vB,pL,mbM,4S* nr
Notes: H I 151
Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Location: Ania, Pirkkala, Finland
Date: 14/15.10.2009 0:30
Instrument: Newton 300/1500 mm
Magnification: 300xFilter: -
Field: 14'Seeing: 4
Background sky: 3NE lim mag: 6.6
Visuality: IHeight: 37°
Weather: -3°C
Description: Round galaxy which gets gradually brighter from the edges to the center.
Updated: 15.11.2009 13:41