Iiro's DeepSky Sketches

Name: IC 2233Other name: UGC 4278
RA: 8h 14m DEC: +45° 44'
Constellation: LYN
Type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 12.6
Size: 4.6' x 0.5'
PA: 172°
Surface brightness: 13.3
Classification: SBcd
Description: pB,L,E np sf,NGC 2537 np
Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Location: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date: 30/31.1.2006 21:25
Instrument: Newton 457/2280 mm
Magnification: 309xFilter: -
Field: 10'Seeing: 2
Background sky: 3NE lim mag: 6.3
Visuality: IIHeight: 0°
Weather: -10°C, windy
Description: This one belongs to super thin galaxies. It is extreme elongated in NW-SE and somewhat brighter in the middle.
Updated: 6.2.2006 20:13