Basic object information

Object name: NGC 16
Object type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 12.0
Size: 1.8'x1.0'
Position angle: 16
Object classification: E3
Description: pB,S,R,bM
Notes: H IV 15;comp@ 3.3';PA 347;0.4x0.3;vF interacting pair

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 00h 09m 06.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +27 44' 00"

Constellation: Pegasus

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date/Time: 21/22.11.2005 17:55

Telescope: Newton 457/2280 mm

Magn: 305x


Field: 10'

NE Lim.mag: 6.4

Background sky: 3

Seeing: 2

Height: 49
Visuality: II
Weather: -8C

A small and bright galaxy with a stellar core. Elliptical in N-S direction.