Basic object information

Object name: NGC 661
Object type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 12.2
Size: 1.6'x1.3'
Position angle: 60
Object classification: SO
Description: F,S,R,bM,r
Notes: H II 610

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 01h 44m 12.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +28 42' 00"

Constellation: Triangulum


Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date/Time: 4/5.11.2007 20:50

Telescope: Newton 457/2280 mm

Magn: 457x

Filter:

Field: 9'

NE Lim.mag: 6.6

Background sky: 2

Seeing: 2

Visuality: II

Height: 50


Weather: -3C, windy

Circular galaxy, stellar core in the middle.