Iiro's DeepSky Sketches

Name: NGC 26Other name: UGC 94
RA: 0h 10.4m DEC: +25° 50'
Constellation: PEG
Type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 12.7
Size: 2.1' x 1.4'
PA: 100°
Surface brightness: 13.6
Classification: Sab Ring
Description: vF,pL,R,2 F st n
Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Location: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date: 0/1.1.2005 19:03
Instrument: Newton 406/1830 mm
Magnification: 292xFilter: -
Field: 10'Seeing: 3
Background sky: 3NE lim mag: 6.2
Visuality: IIIHeight: 52°
Weather: Warm (-1°C) and windy, random fireworks in northern sky
Description: Quite faint roundish galaxy in Pegasus. Forms a pair with NGC 23.
Updated: 6.1.2005 15:51