Basic object information

Object names: NGC 6196 & IC 4614
Object type: Galaxies
Magnitude: 13.0 & 14.5
Size: 2.0'x1.2' & 48"

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 16h 37m 54.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +36 04' 00"

Constellation: Hercules


Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date/Time: 23/24.4.2006 0:25

Telescope: Newton 457/2280 mm

Magn: 326x

Filter:

Field: 15'

NE Lim.mag: 6.4

Background sky: 2

Seeing: 2

Height: 49
Visuality: III
Weather: -2C

NGC 6196 is N-S elongated galaxy, fairly faint and almost stellar nucleus. IC 4614 is a fuzzy star on the south side.