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Name: NGC 4699Other name: MCG - 1-33- 13
RA: 12h 49m DEC: -8° 40'
Constellation: VIR
Type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 9.5
Size: 3.8' x 2.8'
PA: 45°
Surface brightness: 11.9
Classification: SBb
Description: vB,R,vmbMrN,r
Notes: H I 129
Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Location: Haakanala, Rautjärvi, Finland
Date: 18/19.4.2012 2:00
Instrument: Newton 457/2280 mm
Magnification: 326xFilter: -
Field: 14'Seeing: 2
Background sky: 2NE lim mag: 6.9
Visuality: IIHeight: 14°
Weather: -4°C, astronomical twilight
Description: A bright galaxy which is elliptical in NE-SW direction.
Updated: 4.11.2012 20:27