Basic object information

Object name: IC 43
Object type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 13.3
Size: 1.6'x1.4'
Position angle: 117
Classification: Sc

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 00h 42m 22.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +29 38' 31"

Constellation: Andromeda

 


Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date/Time: 13/14.9.2005 0:30

Telescope: Newton 406/1830 mm

Magn: 244x

Filter:

Field: 12'

NE Lim.mag: 6.5

Background sky: 4

Seeing: 4

Height: 56
Visuality: II
Weather: +6C

Elongated in NW-SE, brighter core. A star on the eastside. Nearby galaxy IC 45 missed for unknown reason.