Basic object information

Object name: Hickson 33
Object type: Compact galaxy group

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 05h 10m 47.6s
Dec (J2000.0): +18 01' 11"

Constellation: Taurus

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date/Time: 17/18.1.2007 20:30

Telescope: Newton 457/2280 mm

Magn: 457x


Field: 9'

NE Lim.mag: 6.4

Background sky: 3

Seeing: 3

Visuality: V

Height: 45

Weather: -1C, windy, northern lights

A very challenging object. Only two (A & B) faint and shapeless hazes are visible occasionally with averted vision.