Re: (IAAC) Obj: NGC2994 - Inst: 8" Newtonian F5
This is an Error, it is a description of NGC 3041, I forgot to alter the
field, apologies to everyone!
The first NGC 2994 Description Starting.......... "Very faint, a neighbor of
2991, it also has the SO classification and appears Eliptical............"
is the correct one.
Subject: (IAAC) Obj: NGC2994 - Inst: 8" Newtonian F5
> Observer: Kim Gowney
> Your skills: Intermediate (some years)
> Date/time of observation: 26 Apr 2001 21:35 UT
> Location of site: UK South West Wales (Lat 51.78 N, Elev 70 Mtr)
> Site classification: Rural
> Sky darkness: 6 <Limiting magnitude>
> Seeing: 7 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
> Moon presence: Minor - crescent or far from object
> Instrument: 8" Newtonian F5
> Magnification: 100x 200x
> Object(s): NGC2994
> Category: External galaxy.
> Class: SBc
> Constellation: Leo
> Data: mag 11.5 size 3.7
> Position: RA 09:53 DEC +16:40
> A hazy patch that only showed with averted vision nevertheless it was
quite large, but still quite a difficult object, has a listed SB of 14.7 and
the downloaded image clearly shows why!
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