Basic object information
Object name: NGC 3887
Object type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 10.6
Size: 3.5'x2.7'
Position angle: 20
Object classification: SBbc
Description: pB,L,iR,vgpmbM
Notes: H I 120

Catalog information
RA (J2000.0): 11h 47m 06.0s
Dec (J2000.0): -16 51' 00"

Constellation: Crater

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: NOT (2390 m), La Palma, Spain
Date/Time: 29/30.3.2008 2:45

Telescope: Newton 110/805 mm

Magn: 115x


Field: 43'

NE Lim.mag: 7.4

Background sky: 1

Seeing: 2

Height: 40
Visuality: III
Weather: +4C, huminidy 27%, wind 16 m/s (NE), seeing 0,8"

Rather bright and large galaxy. Little bit oriented in NE-SW direction and somewhat brighter in the middle.