Iiro's DeepSky Sketches

Name: NGC 5676Other name: UGC 9366
RA: 14h 32.8m DEC: +49° 27'
Constellation: BOO
Type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 11.2
Size: 3.9' x 1.8'
PA: 47°
Surface brightness: 13.2
Classification: Sbc
Description: B,L,E45,pgbM,r
Notes: H I 189,N 5660 at 30' IC 1029 at 26',Many B knotty filam
Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Location: Haakanala, Rautjärvi, Finland
Date: 25/26.4.2011 2:05
Instrument: Newton 457/2280 mm
Magnification: 326xFilter: -
Field: 15'Seeing: 3
Background sky: 2NE lim mag: 6.9
Visuality: 1Height: 75°
Weather: +0°C, astronomical twilight
Description: Strongly elongated and mottled but difficult to say what there exactly is around the core.
Updated: 18.8.2011 20:42