Basic object information

Object name: NGC 2929, NGC 2930 & NGC 2931
Object type: Galaxies
Magnitude: 13.8, 14.2 & 14.2

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 09h 37m 30.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +23 12' 00"

Constellation: Leo

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date/Time: 9/10.3.2005 22:20

Telescope: Newton 406/1830 mm

Magn: 244x

Filter:

Field: 12'

NE Lim.mag: 6.3

Background sky: 3

Seeing: 2

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

A short chain of faint galaxies in Leo's tail. NW-SE elongated galaxy NGC 2929 (13.8 mag) is the brightest member in this small group. NGC 2930 (14.2 mag) and NGC 2931 (14.2 mag) are both almost roundish galaxies without any details.