Basic object information

Object name: NGC 1615
Object type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 13.0
Size: 1.2'x0.8'
Position angle: 115°
Object classification: E-SO
Description: vF,vS,R,lbM,vS * inv

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 04h 36m 02s
Dec (J2000.0): +19° 57' 04"

Constellation: Taurus

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date/Time: 14/15.1.2005 0:05

Telescope: Newton 406/1830 mm

Magn: 292x


Field: 10'

NE Lim.mag: 6.0

Background sky: 4

Seeing: 3

Height: 38°
Visuality: IV
Weather: -5°C, windy, bright background sky, northern lights

Faint round haze with averted vision, very small and stellar core.