Basic object information

Object name: NGC 2927
Object type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 13.1
Size: 1.3'x1.0'
Position angle: 155
Object classification: SBb
Description: F,pL,R,lbM
Notes: small blue cond in spiral arm sp center

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 09h 37m 18.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +23 35' 00"

Constellation: Leo

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date/Time: 9/10.3.2005 22:33

Telescope: Newton 406/1830 mm

Magn: 244x


Field: 12'

NE Lim.mag: 6.3

Background sky: 3

Seeing: 2

Height: 52
Visuality: III
Weather: -15C, strong northern wind

Fairly faint galaxy near by NGC 2929 group. It's somewhat elongated in NW-SE direction, the center is clearly brighter and there is also some structure visible.