Iiro's DeepSky Sketches

Name: NGC 1615Other name: UGC 3096
RA: 4h 36m DEC: +19° 57'
Constellation: TAU
Type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 13.6
Size: 1.2' x 0.8'
PA: 115°
Surface brightness: 13.3
Classification: SO
Description: vF,vS,R,lbM,vS* inv
Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Location: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date: 14/15.1.2005 0:05
Instrument: Newton 406/1830 mm
Magnification: 292xFilter: -
Field: 10'Seeing: 3
Background sky: 4NE lim mag: 6
Visuality: IVHeight: 38°
Weather: -5°C, windy, bright background sky, northern lights
Description: Faint round haze with averted vision, very small and stellar core.
Updated: 24.1.2005 10:20