Basic object information

Object name: IC 2233
Object type: Galaxy Magnitude: 12.3
Size: 4.6'x0.5'
Position angle: 172
Object classification: SBcd
Description: pB,L,E np sf;NGC 2537 np

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 08h 13m 60.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +45 44' 00"

Constellation: Lynx


Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date/Time: 30/31.1.2006 21:25

Telescope: Newton 457/2280 mm

Magn: 309x

Filter:

Field: 10'

NE Lim.mag: 6.3

Background sky: 3

Seeing: 2

Height: 63
Visuality: II
Weather: -10C, windy

This one belongs to super thin galaxies. It is extreme elongated in NW-SE and somewhat brighter in the middle.