Iiro's DeepSky Sketches

Name: NGC 1326Other name: ESO 357-26
RA: 3h 23.9m DEC: -36° 28'
Constellation: FOR
Type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 10.5
Size: 4.3' x 2.9'
PA: 77°
Surface brightness: 13
Classification: SBO-a Ring
Description: pS,vsvmbMN
Notes: Fornax Galaxy Cluster member
Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Location: Wicherina, Greenough, Australia
Date: 12/13.1.2010 23:20
Instrument: Newton 254/1200 mm
Magnification: 341xFilter: -
Field: 14'Seeing: 4
Background sky: 1NE lim mag: 7.4
Visuality: IIHeight: 50°
Weather: +17°C
Description: An elliptical haze which has some kind of arc on the south side. This is a nice ring galaxy in the photographs.
Updated: 17.9.2010 22:03