Basic object information

Object name: NGC 185
Object type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 9.3
Size: 8.0'x7.0'
Position angle: 35
Object classification: dE0
Description: pB,vL,iR,vgmbM,r
Notes: H II 707;Dwarf eliptical;NGC 396

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 00h 39m 00.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +48 20' 00"

Constellation: Cassiopeia


Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date/Time: 6/7.10.2005 0:25

Telescope: Newton 457/2280 mm

Magn: 183x

Filter:

Field: 16'

NE Lim.mag: 6.7

Background sky: 2

Seeing: 2

Height: 77
Visuality: I
Weather: +8C, moist

Pretty bright and large, oval in NE-SW direction. Much brighter core which is also elongated in same direction as surrounding halo.