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: 31/1.2.2006 19:45

Telescope: Newton 457/2280 mm

Magn: 309x

Filter:

Field: 10'

NE Lim.mag: 6.0

Background sky: 4

Seeing: 3

Height: 50
Visuality: III
Weather: -16C, random clouds

A nice trio of 13 mag galaxies in Ursa Major. NGC 2769 and NGC 2771 are roundish galaxies with somewhat brighter cores, latter is little elliptical. NGC 2767 is highly elongated in NW-SE. It has a very sharp south edge which might be a mark of EDL.