Basic object information
Object name: NGC 4754
Object type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 10.5
Size: 4.4'x2.4'
Position angle: 23
Object classification: SBO
Description: B,pL,R,psbM,p of 2
Notes: H I 25;P w NGC 4762 11' to NW

Catalog information
RA (J2000.0): 12h 52m 18.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +11 19' 00"
Constellation: Virgo

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Ania, Pirkkala, Finland
Date/Time: 18/19.4.2009 1:40

Telescope: Newton 300/1500 mm

Magn: 429x
Field: 11'
Background sky: 2 (21.05)Visuality: II

NE Lim.mag: 6.9
Seeing: 3
Height: 38

Weather: -6C, gusts of wind

NW-SE oriented elliptical haze, the core fuses evenly with a halo. The halo is much larger and differently oriented in photographs. Forms a pair with NGC 4762.