Basic object information
Object name: NGC 6744
Object type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 8.3
Size: 20.1'x12.9'
Position angle: 15
Object classification: SBbc
Description: cB,cL,R,vg,svmbM,r

Catalog information
RA (J2000.0): 19h 09m 48.0s
Dec (J2000.0): -63 51' 00"

Constellation: Pavo

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Nangerwalla, Mullewa, Australia
Date/time: 17/18.12.2009 21:50
Telescope: Newton 110/805 mm
Magn: 62x Filter: -
Field: 66' NE Lim.mag: 7.8
SQM: 22.0 (1) Seeing: 2
Visuality: II Height: 13
Weather: +23C   
Difficult to detach the shape because of low surface brightness and low altitude. Elongated in N-S direction and brighter core in the middle. No spiral structure visible at this time.