Basic object information

Object name: NGC 1343
Object type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 12.8
Size: 2.6'x1.6'
Position angle: 80
Description: F,vS,iR,gbM,D*vnr
Notes: H III 694;heavy ringshaped nucleus;B blue neutral ring core

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 03h 37m 48.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +72 34' 00"

Constellation: Cassiopeia

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date/Time: 30/31.1.2006 23:00

Telescope: Newton 457/2280 mm

Magn: 309x


Field: 10'

NE Lim.mag: 6.3

Background sky: 3

Seeing: 2

Height: 65
Visuality: II
Weather: -10C, windy

Only the brightest core area was visible with averted vision. Nothing special, round patch.