Basic object information

Object name: NGC 3773
Object type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 12.3
Size: 1.2'x1.0'
Position angle: 165
Object classification: SO
Description: cF,cS,R,psbM

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 11h 38m 12.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +12 07' 00"

Constellation: Leo


Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date/Time: 9/10.4.2007 23:25

Telescope: Newton 457/2280 mm

Magn: 352x

Filter:

Field: 12'

NE Lim.mag: 6.5

Background sky: 2

Seeing: 3

Visuality: III

Height: -


Weather: -7C

A small and oval 12 mag galaxy in Leo. Some structure is visible with averted vision, reminds me of spiral arms but the galaxy is classified as SO.