Basic object information
Object name: Hickson 96
Object type: Compact galaxy group

Catalog information
RA (J2000.0): 23h 27m 54.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +8° 47' 00"
Constellation: Pegasus

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Haakanala, Rautjärvi, Finland
Date/Time: 25/26.9.2009 23:00

Telescope: Newton 457/2280 mm

Magn: 326x
Field: 15'
Background sky: 2 (21.4)Visuality: III

NE Lim.mag: 6.7
Seeing: 3
Height: 36°

Weather: +1°C

The weather was pretty good but I felt very sick during the observing so this was the only sketch in this night. NGC 7674 & NGC 7675 are pretty bright round galaxies. NGC 7674 has a stellar core and a little companion NGC 7674A involved. PGC 214960 is a N-S elongated galaxy on the west.