Iiro's DeepSky Sketches

Name: Hickson 64
RA: 13h 26m DEC: -3° 57'
Constellation: VIR
Type: Compact galaxy group
Magnitude: 14.7
Notes: The brightest galaxy PGC 46975
Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Location: Haakanala, Rautjärvi, Finland
Date: 9/10.4.2013 1:15
Instrument: Newton 457/2280 mm
Magnification: 326xFilter: -
Field: 14'Seeing: 2
Background sky: 2NE lim mag: 6.7
Visuality: VHeight: 25°
Weather: -8°C
Description: Difficult because of low height. A, B and C were visible. A is little elongated.
Updated: 27.9.2013 22:00