Basic object information
Object name: NGC 4596
Object type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 10.5
Size: 4.0'x3.0'
Position angle: 135
Object classification: SBO-a
Description: B,pS,R,gmbM,r,3 * f
Notes: H I 24;NGC 4608 @ 19.0';disc w projecting ansae

Catalog information
RA (J2000.0): 12h 39m 54.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +10 11' 00"
Constellation: Virgo

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Ania, Pirkkala, Finland
Date/Time: 22/23.4.2009 2:37

Telescope: Newton 300/1500 mm

Magn: 300x
Field: 14'
Background sky: 3 (21.05)Visuality: I

Filter:
NE Lim.mag: 6.7
Seeing: 2
Height: 31

Weather: -5C, astronomical twilight

NE-SW elongated oval, brighter center.