Iiro's DeepSky Sketches

Name: Hickson 3
RA: 0h 34m DEC: -7° 32'
Constellation: CET
Type: Compact galaxy group
Magnitude: 15.5 (b)
Notes: The brightest galaxy PGC 2045
Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Location: Haakanala, Rautjärvi, Finland
Date: 30/1.10.2011 0:40
Instrument: Newton 457/2280 mm
Magnification: 326xFilter: -
Field: 14'Seeing: 4
Background sky: 2NE lim mag: 6.8
Visuality: IVHeight: 31°
Weather: +8°C, windy
Description: Difficult because of low height and bad seeing. C is much fainter than others.
Updated: 14.4.2011 21:43