Iiro's DeepSky Sketches

Name: NGC 3199Other name: ESO 127-EN14
RA: 10h 17.4m DEC: -57° 55'
Constellation: CAR
Type: Bright nebula
Size: 22' x 22'
Classification: E
Description: ! vB,vL,falcate,D* inv
Notes: partial ring
Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Location: Wicherina, Greenough, Australia
Date: 18/19.12.2009 0:50
Instrument: Newton 110/805 mm
Magnification: 62xFilter: UHC
Field: 66'Seeing: 3
Background sky: 2NE lim mag: 7.2
Visuality: IIHeight: 40°
Weather: +20°C, scattered clouds
Description: An arc which has bright southern head with few stars involved. Good response to UHC and O-III filters. A small group of stars on the west side appears as nebulous at O-III.
Updated: 27.8.2010 23:08