Basic object information

Object name: NGC 7177
Object type: Galaxy
Magnitude: 11.2
Size: 3.2'x2.1'
Position angle: 93
Object classification: SBb
Description: pB,pS,R,bMN,r,* sp

Catalog information

RA (J2000.0): 22h 00m 42.0s
Dec (J2000.0): +17 44' 00"

Constellation: Pegasus

Observer: Iiro Sairanen
Obs. place: Härskiänsaari, Ruokolahti, Finland
Date/Time: 16/17.9.2006 0:25

Telescope: Newton 457/2280 mm

Magn: 457x


Field: 9'

NE Lim.mag: 6.7

Background sky: 2

Seeing: 2

Visuality: II

Height: 45

Weather: +8C

Pretty bright and large W-E oriented galaxy. A very bright core is clearly elongated at almost a 90º angle to the major axis but despite of that I didn't detach any other details.