Iiro's DeepSky Sketches

Name: NGC 3773Other name: UGC 6605
RA: 11h 38.2m DEC: +12° 7'
Constellation: LEO
Type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 12
Size: 1.2' x 1'
PA: 165°
Surface brightness: 12.1
Classification: SO
Description: cF,cS,R,psbM
Notes: H III 81
Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Location: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date: 9/10.4.2007 23:25
Instrument: Newton 457/2280 mm
Magnification: 352xFilter: -
Field: 12'Seeing: 3
Background sky: 2NE lim mag: 6.5
Visuality: IIIHeight: 0°
Weather: -7°C
Description: A small and oval 12 mag galaxy in Leo. Some structure is visible with averted vision, reminds me of spiral arms but the galaxy is classified as SO.
Updated: 9.8.2007 20:49