Iiro's DeepSky Sketches

Name: Hickson 11
RA: 1h 27m DEC: -23° 8'
Constellation: CET
Type: Compact galaxy group
Magnitude: 13.4 (b)
Notes: The brightest galaxy ESO 476-8
Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Location: Wicherina, Greenough, Australia
Date: 12/13.1.2010 22:55
Instrument: Newton 254/1200 mm
Magnification: 171xFilter: -
Field: 29'Seeing: 4
Background sky: 1NE lim mag: 7.4
Visuality: VHeight: 28°
Weather: +17°C
Description: Difficult! PGC 5362 is a round galaxy between two 14-15 mag stars. Few glimpses of PGC 5357 and 5365 are very uncertain and I didn't draw them.
Updated: 17.9.2010 21:59