(IAAC) Obj: NGC 2894 - Inst: Sky Designs VPT 14.5" dob
Observer: Geoff Chester
Your skill: Advanced (many years)
Object: NGC 2894
Date & Time of Observation: 3/31/2000 21:30:00
Location: Mickie Gordon Regional Park, Middleburg VA USA (Lat 39N)
Sky Transparency: Very Clear
Seeing: Mostly Stable
Instrument: Sky Designs VPT 14.5" dob
Object type: External galaxy.
Data: Mag :13.27p; Size 1.95'x0.98' 27 deg
Object Rating: C+
Nice galaxy! Considerably small, pretty bright, very much
elongated E/W. Very suddenly much brighter to the middle.
Several stars involved or nearby: a 14th mag star lies on
the preceeding tip, a 13th mag starlies on the haze just
following the nuclear region, and a 9th mag star lies Nf.
There are several other 10 - 11th mag stars in the field.
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