Basic object information

Object name: NGC 4846
Object type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 13.7
Size: 1.3'x0.6'
Position angle: 62
Object classification: SBbc
Description: eF

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 12h 57m 48.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +36 22' 00"

Constellation: Canes Venatici


Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date/Time: 24/25.4.2006 0:25

Telescope: Newton 457/2280 mm

Magn: 309x

Filter:

Field: 10'

NE Lim.mag: 6.4

Background sky: 2

Seeing: 3

Height: 64
Visuality: II
Weather: -3C

SW-NE elongated galaxy in Canes Venatici. Somewhat brighter oval core.