Basic object information

Object name: NGC 4687
Object type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 13.2
Size: 42.0"x36.0"
Position angle: 118
Object classification: Elliptical
Description: vF,vS,R,psbM

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 12h 47m 24.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +35 21' 00"

Constellation: Canes Venatici


Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date/Time: 24/25.4.2006 1:00

Telescope: Newton 457/2280 mm

Magn: 309x

Filter:

Field: 10'

NE Lim.mag: 6.4

Background sky: 2

Seeing: 3

Height: 61
Visuality: III
Weather: -3C

Pretty small, little bit brighter core.