Basic object information

Object name: NGC 97
Object type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 12.4
Size: 1.3'x1.3'
Object classification: Elliptical
Description: F,vS,R,gbM
Notes: Compact

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 00h 22m 30.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +29 45' 00"

Constellation: Andromeda


Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date/Time: 5/6.10.2005 1:00

Telescope: Newton 457/2280 mm

Magn: 305x

Filter:

Field: 10'

NE Lim.mag: 6.7

Background sky: 2

Seeing: 3

Height: 55
Visuality: II
Weather: +8C

A roundish galaxy, almost stellar core but otherwise even brightness, a 14 mag star nearly involved in SW.