Iiro's DeepSky Sketches

Name: NGC 3294Other name: UGC 5753
RA: 10h 36.3m DEC: +37° 19'
Constellation: LMI
Type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 11.8
Size: 3.4' x 1.8'
PA: 122°
Surface brightness: 13.7
Classification: Sc
Description: cB,L,mE 135,glbM
Notes: H I 164
Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Location: Haakanala, Rautjärvi, Finland
Date: 15/16.4.2012 23:30
Instrument: Newton 457/2280 mm
Magnification: 326xFilter: -
Field: 14'Seeing: 2
Background sky: 2NE lim mag: 7
Visuality: IHeight: 62°
Weather: -4°C, astronomical twilight
Description: Some structure visible with averted vision around the core, but difficult to say what it is.
Updated: 4.11.2012 20:27