Basic object information

Object name: NGC 2793
Object type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 13.0
Size: 1.2'x1.0'
Position angle: 63
Object classification: SBp
Description: vF,S,R,D* p 5s,n 5'
Notes: bright knotty bar;blue patchy spiral arc on n edge

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 09h 16m 48.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +34 26' 00"

Constellation: Lynx

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date/Time: 31/1.4.2005 0:05

Telescope: Newton 406/1830 mm

Magn: 244x

Filter:

Field: 12'

NE Lim.mag: 6.3

Background sky: 3

Seeing: 2

Height: 55
Visuality: II
Weather: -5C

A round galaxy which has an obvious crescent-shaped brightening on the east edge.