Iiro's DeepSky Sketches

Name: Hickson 36
RA: 9h 9m DEC: +15° 45'
Constellation: CNC
Type: Compact galaxy group
Magnitude: 14.5
Notes: The brightest galaxy IC 528
Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Location: Haakanala, Rautjärvi, Finland
Date: 30/31.3.2011 22:30
Instrument: Newton 457/2280 mm
Magnification: 457xFilter: -
Field: 9'Seeing: 3
Background sky: 2NE lim mag: 6.8
Visuality: 4Height: 44°
Weather: -12°C
Description: A (IC 528) quite easy NNW-SSE elongated galaxy. B weakly visible with averted vision, C and D were to faint.
Updated: 19.4.2011 21:17