Basic object information
Object name: NGC 5102
Object type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 9.5
Size: 8.6'x2.7'
Position angle: 48
Object classification: E-SO
Description: vB,pS,R,svmbM
Notes: 17' nf Iota CEN

Catalog information
RA (J2000.0): 13h 22m 00.0s
Dec (J2000.0): -36 38' 00"

Constellation: Centaurus

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Wicherina, Greenough, Australia
Date/time: 11/12.1.2010 3:15
Telescope: Newton 254/1200 mm
Magn: 239x Filter: -
Field: 17' NE Lim.mag: 7.5
SQM: 21.6 (1) Seeing: 2
Visuality: I Height: 55
Weather: +10C, windy  
Rather bright NE-SW elongated galaxy just 17' to NE from 3 mag Iota Cen.