Iiro's DeepSky Sketches

Name: Hickson 80
RA: 15h 59m DEC: +65° 10'
Constellation: DRA
Type: Compact galaxy group
Magnitude: 15.5 (b)
Notes: The brightest galaxy CGCG 319-38
Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Location: Haakanala, Rautjärvi, Finland
Date: 1/2.10.2011 23:00
Instrument: Newton 457/2280 mm
Magnification: 457xFilter: -
Field: 9'Seeing: 3
Background sky: 2NE lim mag: 6.7
Visuality: IVHeight: 50°
Weather: +2°C, moist
Description: A and C clearly elongated, B round and fainter, D very difficult.
Updated: 14.4.2011 21:43