Basic object information

Object name: Markarian 953
Object type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 15.6
Size: 36.0"x12.0"

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 00h 37m 13.2s
Dec (J2000.0): +35 54' 11"

Constellation: Andromeda


Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date/Time: 4/5.9.2005 1:55

Telescope: Newton 406/1830 mm

Magn: 487x

Filter:

Field: 6'

NE Lim.mag: 6.7

Background sky: 2

Seeing: 3

Height: 63
Visuality: III
Weather: +8C

Very small W-E elongated galaxy, even brightness. 15 mag star on the west side.