Iiro's DeepSky Sketches

Name: NGC 2787Other name: UGC 4914
RA: 9h 19.3m DEC: +69° 12'
Constellation: UMA
Type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 10.8
Size: 3.1' x 1.8'
PA: 117°
Surface brightness: 12.6
Classification: SBO-a
Description: B,pL,lE 90 deg,mbM,r,vS* sf inv
Notes: H I 216,B nucl in B inner lens,strong narrow bar w blobs
Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Location: Haakanala, Rautjärvi, Finland
Date: 9/10.4.2013 2:30
Instrument: Newton 457/2280 mm
Magnification: 457xFilter: -
Field: 9'Seeing: 2
Background sky: 2NE lim mag: 6.7
Visuality: IIHeight: 58°
Weather: -8°C
Description: NW-SE elongated galaxy, brighter in the middle. Occasionally some structure visible around the core, faint spirals?
Updated: 27.9.2013 22:00