Basic object information

Object name: NGC 26
Object type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 12.9
Size: 2.1'x1.4'
Position angle: 100
Object classification: Sab Ring
Description: vF,pL,R,2 F st n

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 00h 10m 24.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +25 50' 00"

Constellation: Pegasus

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date/Time: 31/1.12/1.2004/2005 19:03

Telescope: Newton 406/1830 mm

Magn: 292x


Field: 10'

NE Lim.mag: 6.2

Background sky: 3

Seeing: 3

Height: 52
Visuality: III
Weather: Warm (-1C) and windy, random fireworks in northern sky

Quite faint roundish galaxy in Pegasus. Forms a pair with NGC 23.