Basic object information
Object name: NGC 3223
Object type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 11.0
Size: 4.1'x2.7'
Position angle: 135
Object classification: Sb
Description: pB,vL,vlE,pslbMN

Catalog information
RA (J2000.0): 10h 21m 36.0s
Dec (J2000.0): -34 16' 00"

Constellation: Antlia

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Pico de la Nieve (1900 m), La Palma, Spain
Date/Time: 3/4.4.2008 23:35

Telescope: Newton 110/805 mm

Magn: 115x


Field: 43'

NE Lim.mag: 6.9

Background sky: 2

Seeing: 3

Height: 27
Visuality: II
Weather: +8C, strong wind

NW-SE elongated galaxy, some very faint details are visible occasionally with averted vision but exact places and shapes cannot be detected. A stellar core is surrounded by brighter oval area.