Basic object information
Object name:NGC 4450
Object type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 10.1
Size: 5.4'x4.1'
Position angle: 175
Object classification: Sab
Description: B,L,R,gvmbM*,r,B* sp
Notes: H II 56

Catalog information
RA (J2000.0): 12h 28m 30.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +17 05' 00"
Constellation: Coma Berenices

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Ania, Pirkkala, Finland
Date/Time: 20/21.4.2009 0:40

Telescope: Newton 300/1500 mm

Magn: 300x
Field: 14'
Background sky: 3 (20.85)Visuality: I

NE Lim.mag: 6.6
Seeing: 1
Height: 38

Weather: -6C

A pretty bright N-S oriented galaxy which has brighter core-area. With averted vision its possible to detach a stellar nucleus in the middle of this area. A faint star involved on the NW.