(IAAC) IC 512 - 8inch F/10

Observer: Yann POTHIER (France)
Your skill: advanced (many years)
Date and UT of observation: 16 February 1993, about 21h00 UT
Location & latitude: La Clapiere Obs. (France, latN44 40 00, longE06 27 36)
Site classification: rural, alt.1650m (5500ft)
Limiting magnitude (visual in UMi): 6.0
Seeing (1 to 5 - best to worst): 2
Moon up (phase?): no
Instrument: Meade SCT 8" F/10
Magnification: 145x
=46ilters used: no
Object: IC 512 (UGC 4646)
Category: SBc galaxy
Constellation: CAM
Object data: 3.6'x2.8' in PA175=B0; Bmag 12.26;
RA/DE: 09h03.9m, +85=B030' (2000); Uranometria 1
Description: medium sized galaxy, very faint, homogeneous and round,
estimated to be 1.4' in diam.; a mag8 star is 11'E.
I can provide a scanned drawing of IC 512 to anyone who can read the binhex
encoding of Eudora (for Mac); just mail me to try
(ypothier@abi.snv.jussieu.fr), it works sometimes with other
Yann Pothier	tel: 01 43 41 43 29
11 impasse Canart, 75012 PARIS, FRANCE
Email: ypothier@abi.snv.jussieu.fr
Site : http://pegase.unice.fr/~skylink/publi/cielextreme
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