Basic object information

Object name: NGC 3863
Object type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 13.0
Size: 2.8'x0.6'
Position angle: 75
Object classification: Sbc

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 11h 45m 06.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +8 28' 00"

Constellation: Virgo


Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date/Time: 9/10.4.2007 0:52

Telescope: Newton 457/2280 mm

Magn: 457x

Filter:

Field: 9'

NE Lim.mag: 6.5

Background sky: 2

Seeing: 3

Visuality: I

Height: 33


Weather: -7C

A pretty thin edge on galaxy, somewhat brighter in the middle.