Iiro's DeepSky Sketches

Name: NGC 7559Other name: NGC 7559-1
RA: 23h 15.8m DEC: +13° 17'
Constellation: PEG
Type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 14.7
Size: 1.3' x 1.2'
Classification: E-SO
Description: F,cS,R,bM *16,np of 2
Notes: H III 221
Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Location: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date: 29/30.10.2006 22:25
Instrument: Newton 457/2280 mm
Magnification: 457xFilter: -
Field: 9'Seeing: 3
Background sky: 4NE lim mag: 6
Visuality: IIHeight: 38°
Weather: -6°C
Description: Pretty nice NW-SE oriented galaxy, much brighter in the middle, almost stellar core.
Updated: 19.11.2006 21:45