Basic object information

Object name: NGC 4395
Object type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 10.0
Size: 13.2'x11.0'
Position angle: 147
Object classification: SB Ring
Description: eF,vL,np of Dneb

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 12h 25m 48.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +33 33' 00"

Constellation: Canes Venatici

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date/Time: 23/24.3.2007 3:30

Telescope: Newton 457/2280 mm

Magn: 57x


Field: 63'

NE Lim.mag: 6.5

Background sky: 3

Seeing: 2

Visuality: II

Height: 50

Weather: -1C, windy, northern lights

A very large and faint galaxy at 57x. Clearly brighter in the middle but other details were too difficult at this time. I didn't detach any knots or spiral structure which are usually visible in photographs. NOTE: I didn't adjust the sketch after scanning because it was too difficult.