Basic object information
Object name: NGC 5574 & NGC 5578
Object type: Galaxies
Magnitude: 12.2 & 11.0
Size: 1.5'x1.1' & 3.0'x2.3'

Catalog information
RA (J2000.0): 14h 20m 54.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +3 14' 00"
Constellation: Virgo

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Ania, Pirkkala, Finland
Date/Time: 23/24.4.2009 2:05

Telescope: Newton 300/1500 mm

Magn: 300x
Field: 14'
Background sky: 3 (20.98)Visuality: II

Filter:
NE Lim.mag: 6.6
Seeing: 4
Height: 31

Weather: -4C, astronomical twilight

NGC 5578 is round galaxy with brighter central-area whereas NGC 5574 is fainter SW-NE elongated haze with no brightenings.