Basic object information
Name: M 49
Type of object: Galaxy
Magnitude: 8.4
Surface brightness: 12.7 mag/sq arcmin
Size: 9.8'x8.2'
Position angle: 155
Object classification: E4
Description: vB,L,R,mbM,r
Notes: NGC 4467 @ 4.2';NGC 4470 @ 10.5';NGC 4465 @ 5.8'

Catalog position for epoch J2000.0
Right ascension: 12h 29m 46.5s
Declination: +7 59' 57"

Constellation: Virgo

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Ahola, Joutseno, Finland
Date/Time: 2/3.4.2003 1.46

Telescope: 16" Dobson f 4.5

Magn: 244x

Filter:

Field: 13'

NE Lim.mag: 6,1

Background sky: 3

Seeing: 2

Height: 35
Visuality: I
Weather: -10C

Soikea galaksi, jonka ydin on suippo pohjois-eteläsuunnassa. 12 mag tähti heti galaksin itäpuolella.

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