Basic object information

Object name: IC 2176
Object type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 15.1
Size: 0.4'x0.4'
Object classification: S
Description: vF, vS, R, stell

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 07h 07m 31.8s
Dec (J2000.0): +32° 28' 02"

Constellation: Gemini

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date/Time: 14/15.1.2005 1:45

Telescope: Newton 406/1830 mm

Magn: 487x

Filter:

Field: 6'

NE Lim.mag: 6.0

Background sky: 4

Seeing: 3

Height: 54°
Visuality: III
Weather: -5°C, windy, bright background sky, northern lights

Very small and faint galaxy.