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(IAAC) Obj: NGC 4244 - Inst: Astroscan 2001 4,1" f4.2



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Observer: Martin Baur
Your skills: Intermediate (some years)
Date/time of observation: 22.05.2001 11:30pm CET
Location of site: Rise near Kleinenberg, Germany (Lat +51, Elev 1300 ft)
Site classification: Rural
Sky darkness: 6.0 est. <Limiting magnitude>
Seeing:  <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: Astroscan 2001 4,1" f4.2
Magnification: 26x
Filter(s): none
Object(s): NGC 4244
Category: External galaxy.
Class: 
Constellation: CVn
Data: mag 10.2  size 
Position: RA :  DEC :
Description:
Extremely faint at visual border. Only visible with averted vision. But it was
easy to make out the edge-on nature of this galaxy. The haze was clearly
elongated and I was able to discern its orientation.

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