Iiro's DeepSky Sketches

Name: NGC 4085Other name: UGC 7075
RA: 12h 5.4m DEC: +50° 21'
Constellation: UMA
Type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 12.4
Size: 2.5' x 0.8'
PA: 78°
Surface brightness: 13.1
Classification: SBc
Description: B,pL,pmE78,vsbM
Notes: H I 224,P w NGC 4088,UGC 7075,Ho 326b
Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Location: Haakanala, Rautjärvi, Finland
Date: 21/22.4.2012 2:00
Instrument: Newton 457/2280 mm
Magnification: 457xFilter:
Field: 9'Seeing: 2
Background sky: 2NE lim mag: 6.8
Visuality: IIHeight: 65°
Weather: -3°C
Description: Irritating brighter areas all around the galaxy's disc with averted vision. For some reason I wasn't able to catch the great spiral structure which is visible in photographs.
Updated: 4.11.2012 20:27