Iiro's DeepSky Sketches

Name: Hickson 67
RA: 13h 49m DEC: -7° 14'
Constellation: VIR
Type: Compact galaxy group
Magnitude: 12.2 (v)
Notes: The brightest galaxy NGC 5306
Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Location: Haakanala, Rautjärvi, Finland
Date: 22/23.4.2011 1:50
Instrument: Newton 457/2280 mm
Magnification: 457xFilter: -
Field: 9'Seeing: 2
Background sky: 1NE lim mag: 7.3
Visuality: 4Height: 21°
Weather: -2°C, astronomical twilight
Description: A, C and D are in the same clump where C and D are difficult with averted vision. B is a faint patch in the NW.
Updated: 18.8.2011 21:00