Iiro's DeepSky Sketches

Name: NGC 7523 & NGC 7525Other name: ZWG 431. 18
RA: 23h 13.6m DEC: +13° 59'
Constellation: PEG
Type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 15.7
Size: 1' x 0.2'
PA: 0°
Classification: S
Description: eeF,E
Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Location: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date: 29/30.10.2006 21:35
Instrument: Newton 457/2280 mm
Magnification: 457xFilter: -
Field: 9'Seeing: 3
Background sky: 4NE lim mag: 6
Visuality: IIIHeight: 42°
Weather: -6°C
Description: NGC 7523: Highly elongated in N-S, a broad double star on the north side. NGC 7525: Roundish, somewhat elliptical in N-S, clearly brighter in the middle. Little brighter north edge. According to the DSS there is a small and faint galaxy.
Updated: 19.11.2006 21:47