Iiro's DeepSky Sketches

Name: NGC 63Other name: UGC 167
RA: 0h 17.8m DEC: +11° 27'
Constellation: PSC
Type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 11.6
Size: 1.7' x 1.2'
PA: 108°
Surface brightness: 12.2
Classification: S pec
Description: pF,S,R,sbM
Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Location: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date: 7/8.9.2007 2:25
Instrument: Newton 457/2280 mm
Magnification: 353xFilter: -
Field: 12'Seeing: 4
Background sky: 2NE lim mag: 6.4
Visuality: IIHeight: 40°
Weather: +3°C, moist
Description: Elongated in W-E direction, brighter in the middle. There might be some mottling in NW edge with averted vision.
Updated: 18.10.2007 19:31