Basic object information
Object name: NGC 4866
Object type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 11.1
Size: 6.4'x1.5'
Position angle: 87
Object classification: Sa
Description: B,pL,mE90,sbMN,S* inv
Notes: H I 162;UGC 8091 @ 11.8';lens shaped

Catalog information
RA (J2000.0): 12h 59m 30.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +14 10' 00"
Constellation: Virgo

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Ania, Pirkkala, Finland
Date/Time: 18/19.4.2009 2:00

Telescope: Newton 300/1500 mm

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

NE Lim.mag: 6.9
Seeing: 3
Height: 40

Weather: -6C, gusts of wind

A nice edge on galaxy which has a small brightening next to core.