Basic object information

Object name: NGC 3705
Object type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 11.0
Size: 4.9'x2.0'
Position angle: 122
Object classification: SBab
Description: pF,pL,R,vsmbM,r

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 11h 30m 06.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +9 17' 00"

Constellation: Leo

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date/Time: 9/10.4.2007 23:53

Telescope: Newton 457/2280 mm

Magn: 352x


Field: 12'

NE Lim.mag: 6.5

Background sky: 2

Seeing: 3

Visuality: II

Height: 37

Weather: -7C

Oval halo in NW-SE direction. There is a quite compact and bright core-area that contains two stellar objects. The northern is clearly brighter than other. There is also an arc-shaped area apart of the core on the SW side.