Iiro's DeepSky Sketches

Name: Hickson 38
RA: 9h 28m DEC: +12° 15'
Constellation: LEO
Type: Compact galaxy group
Magnitude: 14.8
Notes: The brightest galaxy MCG +2-24-12
Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Location: Haakanala, Rautjärvi, Finland
Date: 3/4.3.2011 23:45
Instrument: Newton 457/2280 mm
Magnification: 457xFilter: -
Field: 9'Seeing: 4
Background sky: 2NE lim mag: 6.7
Visuality: 5Height: 40°
Weather: -3°C, windy
Description: Difficult group, only A and B are visible.
Updated: 25.3.2011 22:58