Basic object information

Object name: IC 4617
Object type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 15.2
Size: 1.2'x0.4'
Position angle: 32

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 16h 42m 08.1s
Dec (J2000.0): +36 41' 03"


Constellation: Hercules


Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date/Time: 31/1.9.2005 23:25

Telescope: Newton 406/1830 mm

Magn: 487x

Filter:

Field: 6'

NE Lim.mag: 6.5

Background sky: 3

Seeing: 3

Height: 43
Visuality: III
Weather: +9C

Small NE-SW elongated galaxy just 15' to NE from M13's core.