Basic object information

Object name: NGC 5975
Object type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 14.1
Size: 1.0'x0.3'
Position angle: 171
Object classification: Sbc
Description: vF,vS,irrR,sev vf * inv Notes: sp of 2

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 15h 40m 00.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +21 28' 00"

Constellation: Serpens


Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date/Time: 6/7.4.2007 2:25

Telescope: Newton 457/2280 mm

Magn: 457x

Filter:

Field: 9'

NE Lim.mag: 6.6

Background sky: 2

Seeing: 3

Visuality: II

Height: 50


Weather: -5C, windy

Highly elongated in N-S, even brightness.