(IAAC) Obj: NGC1022 - Inst: 30CM/F:10 SCT/LX200


Observation Poster: Jim Andeson <madmoon@bellsouth.net>

Observer: Jim Andeson
Your skills: Intermediate (some years)
Date/time of observation: 12222000-23:35EST
Location of site: Phelps Lake, NC (Lat 35:44, Elev 20')
Site classification: Rural
Sky darkness: 8/10 <1-10 Scale (10 best)>
Seeing: 5/10 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: 30CM/F:10 SCT/LX200
Magnification: 55X,117X, 138.5X, 203X, 254X, 314X
Filter(s): UHC, O-III
Object(s): NGC1022
Category: External galaxy.
Class: Sb
Constellation: Cet+
Data: mag 11.3v  size 2.7' x 2.7'
Position: RA 02:38.5  DEC -06:40
117x - Faint round halo with small almost stellar core. It strongly resembles a planetary nebula except for it's color which is stellar and is filterd out with the O-III filter.
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