Basic object information
Object name: NGC 3244 & NGC 3250
Object type: Galaxies
Magnitude: 12.3 & 11.2
Size: 2.1'x1.8' & 2.7'x2.0'

Catalog information
RA (J2000.0): 10h 25m 30.0s
Dec (J2000.0): -39 50' 00"

Constellation: Antlia

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Pico de la Nieve (1900 m), La Palma, Spain
Date/Time: 3/4.4.2008 0:40

Telescope: Newton 110/805 mm

Magn: 115x


Field: 43'

NE Lim.mag: 6.9

Background sky: 2

Seeing: 3

Height: 20
Visuality: II & IV
Weather: +8C, strong wind

Two typical NGC galaxies in the same field which can be found from Antlia. NGC 3250 is a brighter member in this duo. It's NW-SE elongated and has a somewhat brighter core in the middle. NGC 3244 is only a faint patch with averted vision.