Basic object information

Object name: NGC 76
Object type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 13.0
Size: 1.0'x0.9'
Position angle: 65
Object classification: Compact
Description: vF,S,bM
Notes: compact;complex nucl region

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 00h 19m 36.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +29 56' 00"

Constellation: Andromeda


Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date/Time: 5/6.10.2005 22:40

Telescope: Newton 457/2280 mm

Magn: 228x

Filter:

Field: 13'

NE Lim.mag: 6.7

Background sky: 2

Seeing: 3

Height: 56
Visuality: III
Weather: +8C

Clearly elongated in E-W direction, pretty small and compact core.