Iiro's DeepSky Sketches

Name: NGC 604 in M33
RA: 1h 34.6m DEC: +30° 47'
Constellation: TRI
Type: Galaxy + nebula
Size: 2'
Classification: Pec
Description: B,vS,R,vvlBM
Notes: H III 150,Emission neb in NE arm of M 33,largest H II region known
Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Location: Tähtikallio, Artjärvi, Finland
Date: 22/23.9.2006 21:50
Instrument: Newton 305/1464 mm
Magnification: 195xFilter: -
Field: 15'Seeing: 3
Background sky: 3NE lim mag: 6.4
Visuality: IHeight: 36°
Weather: +10°C
Description: The brightest emission nebula in M33. Looks like a distant galaxy, elongated in W-E direction, clearly brighter in the middle. The haze on the west is a part of M33.
Updated: 24.10.2006 22:14