Basic object information
Object name: NGC 5898 & NGC 5903
Object type: Galaxies
Magnitude: 11.4 & 11.2
Size: 2.7'x2.6' & 3.2'x2.3'

Catalog information
RA (J2000.0): 15h 18m 12.0s
Dec (J2000.0): -24 06' 00"

Constellation: Libra

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Pico de la Nieve (1900 m), La Palma, Spain
Date/Time: 1/2.4.2008 3:30

Telescope: Newton 110/805 mm

Magn: 115x

Filter:

Field: 43'

NE Lim.mag: 7.0

Background sky: 2

Seeing: 2

Height: 34
Visuality: IV
Weather: +8C

Pretty nice pair of 11 mag galaxies. NGC 5903 is little bit larger and brighter than NGC 5898. It has also brighter core whereas NGC 5898 is mainly even brightness.