Basic object information

Object name: NGC 2647
Object type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 14.1
Size: 48.0"x30.0"
Position angle: 18
Object classification: Compact
Description: neb*

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 08h 42m 42.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +19 39' 00"

Constellation: Cancer

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date/Time: 3/4.3.2005 22:50

Telescope: Newton 406/1830 mm

Magn: 244x


Field: 12'

NE Lim.mag: 6.4 (UMa)

Background sky: 3

Seeing: 2

Height: 47
Visuality: III
Weather: -18C

Very small galaxy with a stellar core. Galaxy lies on the east edge of M44. Little elongated in N-S direction.