Basic object information
Name: NGC 4945
Type of object: Galaxy
Magnitude: 8.6
Surface brightness: 13.6 mag/sq arcmin
Size: 20.0'x3.8'
Position angle: 43
Description: B,vL,vmE39
Notes: PA 43,Nearly edge-on

Catalog position for epoch J2000.0
Right ascension: 13h 05m 26.2s
Declination: -49 28' 15"

Constellation: Centaurus

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Base del Teide (2280m above sea level), Tenerife, Spain
Date/Time: 16/17.4.2004 0:50


Telescope: Newton 110/805mm

Magn: 64x

Filter:

Field: 47'

NE Lim.mag: 6,9

Background sky: 2

Seeing: 3

Height: 11
Visuality: II

Weather: +5C

Highly elongated in NE-SW direction. No brightenings or core visible.

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