Iiro's DeepSky Sketches

Name: NGC 3767Other name: UGC 6590
RA: 11h 37.3m DEC: +16° 53'
Constellation: LEO
Type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 13.4
Size: 1' x 0.9'
Surface brightness: 13.1
Classification: SBO
Description: vF,S,bM
Notes: comp 1.3',PA178,0.5'X0.1'
Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Location: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date: 8/9.4.2007 23:40
Instrument: Newton 457/2280 mm
Magnification: 352xFilter: -
Field: 12'Seeing: 3
Background sky: 2NE lim mag: 6.4
Visuality: IIHeight: 46°
Weather: -8°C
Description: Small but still full of details. The core is elongated in W-E and there is also a faint central bar visible with averted vision. Also the whole galaxy is slightly curved.
Updated: 29.5.2007 20:12