(IAAC) Obj: NGC 4458 - Inst: 10" LX200, F/10


Observer: Jeffrey Edmonds
Your skills: Intermediate (some years)
Date/time of observation: 23:24 CT, 13 June 1999
Location of site: Konza Prairie, Kansas (Lat 39.06, Elev )
Site classification: Rural
Sky darkness: 8 <1-10 Scale (10 best)>
Seeing: 7 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: 10" LX200, F/10
Magnification: x96
Object(s): NGC 4458
Category: External galaxy.
Class: EO
Constellation: Vir
Data: mag 12.1  size 1.5'x1.5'
Position: RA 12:28  DEC +13:14
Both 4461 and 4458 wee easily found lying just slightly NE of
 "The Eyes" (4438,4435).4458 seemed to show some elongation NW & SE, but the 
cataloge has this galaxy down as an EO - interesting.

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