Basic object information

Object name: NGC 79 & IC 1542
Object type: Galaxies
Magnitude: 14.0 & 14,2
Size: 36.0"x36.0" & 30"

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 00h 21m 00.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +22 34' 00"

Constellation: Andromeda

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date/Time: 3/4.12.2004 19:20

Telescope: Newton 406/1830mm

Magn: 244x

Filter:

Field: 12'

NE Lim.mag: 6.2

Background sky: 3

Seeing: 3

Height: 51
Visuality: III
Weather: -15C,

Two galaxies on the NGC 80 area. NGC 79 (right) is much brighter than IC 1542. It is fully round and has a bright stellar core. IC 1542 is a small and faint W-E elongated disk.

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