Iiro's DeepSky Sketches

Name: NGC 2683Other name: UGC 4641
RA: 8h 52.7m DEC: +33° 25'
Constellation: LYN
Type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 9.8
Size: 8.8' x 2.5'
PA: 44°
Surface brightness: 12.9
Classification: Sb
Description: vB,vL,vmE39,gmbM
Notes: H I 200,peanut-shaped bulge,many filam, arm w dk lanes 1 side
Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Location: Haakanala, Rautjärvi, Finland
Date: 28/1.3.2011 21:10
Instrument: Newton 457/2280 mm
Magnification: 326xFilter: -
Field: 15'Seeing: 3
Background sky: 2NE lim mag: 6.7
Visuality: 1Height: 60°
Weather: -14°C
Description: Nearly edge on 10 mag galaxy, some structure can be detected near the core occasionally, but it's pretty difficult.
Updated: 23.3.2011 21:21