(IAAC) Obj: NGC 6217 (Arp 185, HI-280) - Inst: 10" f/6 newtonian

Observer: Sue French
Your skill: Advanced (many years)
Date and time of observation: 10-14-88, 9:15 pm edt
Location: Upstate NY USA (Lat 42N)
Site classification: Rural
Transparency: Good
Seeing: Poor
Moon: None
Instrument: 10" f/6 newtonian
Magnification: 48x, 90x
Filters used: None.
Object: NGC 6217 (Arp 185, HI-280)
Category: External galaxy.
Classification: (R)SB(rs)bc I-II
Constellation: UMi
Object data: Mag 11.16:11.79; size 3.02x2.51
Position: 163240.2+781157
Sue French's Herschel 400 Observing Logs...
Small, very faint galaxy. Slightly elongated. Some
brightening toward center. Faint stellar nucleus
glimpsed with averted vision.
Ed. Note: This log forms a nice sequence with two
prior logs that were done with larger instruments:

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