Basic object information

Object names: NGC 2767, NGC 2769 & NGC 2771
Object type: Galaxies
Magnitude: 13.8, 13.0 & 12.9

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 09h 10m 12.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +50 24' 00"

Constellation: Ursa Major


Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date/Time: 16/17.1.2007 0:00

Telescope: Newton 457/2280 mm

Magn: 457x

Filter:

Field: 9'

NE Lim.mag: 6.5

Background sky: 4

Seeing: 3

Visuality: III

Height: 73


Weather: +0C, windy, northern lights

A nice trio bright galaxies in UMa. NGC 2767: The faintest member of this group, elongated in NW-SE direction but the core seems to be oriented 90 deg towards halo. NGC 2769: Highly elongated in NW-SE, clearly brighter in the middle. The brightest member. NGC 2771: Slightly elongated in NE-SW, small but obvious core.