Basic object information

Object name: NGC 1485
Object type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 12.8
Size: 2.1'x0.7'
Position angle: 22
Object classification: Sb
Description: eF,pS,R

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 04h 05m 06.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +71 00' 00"

Constellation: Camelopardalis


Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date/Time: 19/20.1.2006 20:15

Telescope: Newton 457/2280 mm

Magn: 309x

Filter:

Field: 10'

NE Lim.mag: 6.2

Background sky: 3

Seeing: 3

Height: 80
Visuality: II
Weather: -27C

This galaxy was easily visible at 57x. It shows as highly N-S elongated patch. There is a somewhat brighter core and a faint star in view at 309x.