Basic object information

Object name: NGC 2823
Object type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 14.6
Size: 54.0"x30.0"
Position angle: 30
Object classification: SBa
Description: vF,S,R

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 09h 19m 18.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +34 00' 00"

Constellation: Lynx

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date/Time: 31/1.4.2005 0:23

Telescope: Newton 406/1830 mm

Magn: 244x


Field: 12'

NE Lim.mag: 6.3

Background sky: 3

Seeing: 2

Height: 53
Visuality: III
Weather: -5C

Pretty faint and small galaxy nearby a 10.5 mag star. Clearly elliptical in NE-SW direction, little brighter in the middle.