Iiro's DeepSky Sketches

Name: NGC 2823Other name: UGC 4935
RA: 9h 19.3m DEC: +34° 0'
Constellation: LYN
Type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 14.6
Size: 0.9' x 0.5'
PA: 30°
Surface brightness: 13.6
Classification: SBa
Description: vF,S,R
Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Location: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date: 31/1.4.2005 0:23
Instrument: Newton 406/1830 mm
Magnification: 244xFilter: -
Field: 12'Seeing: 2
Background sky: 3NE lim mag: 6.3
Visuality: IIIHeight: 53°
Weather: -5°C
Description: Pretty faint and small galaxy nearby a 10.5 mag star. Clearly elliptical in NE-SW direction, little brighter in the middle.
Updated: 22.4.2005 18:46