Iiro's DeepSky Sketches

Name: NGC 5211Other name: UGC 8530
RA: 13h 33.1m DEC: -1° 2'
Constellation: VIR
Type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 12.3
Size: 2.1' x 1.6'
PA: 30°
Surface brightness: 13.4
Classification: SBab
Description: pB,S,R,psmbM
Notes: similar to NGC 210
Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Location: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date: 23/24.3.2007 2:15
Instrument: Newton 457/2280 mm
Magnification: 352xFilter: -
Field: 12'Seeing: 2
Background sky: 2NE lim mag: 6.5
Visuality: IIHeight: 27°
Weather: -1°C, northern lights, 31% Moon setting in NW
Description: Oval in N-S, brighter in the middle. A faint star on the west-side.
Updated: 22.4.2007 12:37