Basic object information

Object name: NGC 4799
Object type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 13.6
Size: 1.3'x0.6'
Position angle: 91
Object classification: Sc
Description: cF,S,vS* att

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 12h 55m 18.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +2 54' 00"

Constellation: Virgo


Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date/Time: 23/24.3.2007 1:10

Telescope: Newton 457/2280 mm

Magn: 457x

Filter:

Field: 9'

NE Lim.mag: 6.5

Background sky: 2

Seeing: 2

Visuality: II

Height: 31


Weather: -1C, northern lights, 31% Moon is setting in NW

W-E oriented, brighter line goes thru the whole galaxy. Usually there is an EDL but in this case it's vice versa.