Iiro's DeepSky Sketches

Name: Hickson 76
RA: 15h 32m DEC: +7° 16'
Constellation: SER
Type: Compact galaxy group
Magnitude: 13.9 (v)
Notes: The brightest galaxy NGC 5941
Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Location: Haakanala, Rautjärvi, Finland
Date: 26/27.3.2011 1:00
Instrument: Newton 457/2280 mm
Magnification: 457xFilter: -
Field: 9'Seeing: 3
Background sky: 2NE lim mag: 7.2
Visuality: 4Height: 30°
Weather: -15°C
Description: B (NGC 5941) and C (NGC 5942) are the clearly brightest, A (NGC 5944) and D little bit weaker. G highly suspected, not drawn. E not seen.
Updated: 28.3.2011 20:30