Iiro's DeepSky Sketches

Name: NGC 39Other name: UGC 114
RA: 0h 12.3m DEC: +31° 4'
Constellation: AND
Type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 13.5
Size: 1.1' x 1'
Surface brightness: 13.6
Classification: Sc
Description: vF,pS,R
Notes: H III 861
Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Location: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date: 0/1.1.2005 18:30
Instrument: Newton 406/1830 mm
Magnification: 244xFilter: -
Field: 12'Seeing: 3
Background sky: 3NE lim mag: 6.2
Visuality: IIIHeight: 58°
Weather: Warm (-1°C) and windy, random fireworks in northern sky
Description: Very faint and difficult object, low surface brightness. Elongated in N-S, center is somewhat brighter.
Updated: 6.1.2005 15:45