Basic object information

Name: IC 2182
Catalog: Revised IC (1999)
Type of object: Galaxy
Magnitude: 15.8
Surface brightness: 14.0 mag/sq arcmin
Size: 30.0"x30.0"

Object position for epoch J2000.0
RA: 07h 14m 11.0s
Dec: +18 56' 40"

Constellation: Gemini

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Lakasenpelto, Imatra, Finland
Date/Time: 20/21.12.2003 20:10


Telescope: Newton 406/1830mm

Magn: 146x

Filter: deepsky

Field: 21'

NE Lim.mag: 5.0

Background sky: 4

Seeing: 4

Height: 46
Visuality: IV

Weather: -12C

Very faint circular galaxy which is visible only with averted vision. It must be brighter than 15.8 mag because it was visible in these conditions. My own estimate is 14 mag.

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