Basic object information

Name: NGC 4361
Type of object: Planetary nebula
Magnitude: 10.3
Size: 1.3'
Magnitude of central star: 13.2
Object classification: 3a(2)
Description: vB,L,R,vsmbMN,r
Notes: PK294+43.1

Catalog position for epoch J2000.0

Right ascension: 12h 24m 30.0s
Declination: -18 47' 36"

Constellation: Corvus

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Boca de Tauce (1980m above sea level), Tenerife, Spain
Date/Time: 17/18.4.2004 23:55

Telescope: Newton 110/805mm

Magn: 107x


Field: 28'

NE Lim.mag: 6,6

Background sky: 3

Seeing: 3

Height: 42
Visuality: II

Weather: +2˚C, windy

A bright colourless disk which was composed of two layers. 13 mag central star was visible with averted vision.