Basic object information

Object name: IC 357
Object type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 13.4
Size: 1.2'x1.0'
Position angle: 175

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 04h 03m 43.9s
Dec (J2000.0): +22 09' 35"

Constellation: Taurus


Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date/Time: 27/28.11.2006 20:30

Telescope: Newton 457/2280 mm

Magn: 457x

Filter:

Field: 9'

NE Lim.mag: 5.8

Background sky: 4

Seeing: 5

Visuality: III

Height: 39


Weather: +2C, windy, moist, bad seeing & transparency, 44% Moon in SW

Pretty faint W-E oriented galaxy, even brightness.