(IAAC) Obj: NGC 3367 and NGC 3377 - Inst: 8" f/6 Dobsonian

Observer: Michael Geldorp
Your skills: Intermediate (some years)
Date/time of observation: 4/5/2000  22.50 UT
Location of site: Alphen ad Rijn, Netherlands (Lat 52*N, Elev )
Site classification: Suburban
Sky darkness: 5.0 <Limiting magnitude>
Seeing: II <I-V Seeing Scale (I best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: 8"  f/6 Dobsonian
Magnification: 49X, 98X, 203X, 244X
Object(s): NGC 3367 and NGC 3377
Category: External galaxy.
Class: Sc, E5
Constellation: Leo
Data: mag 11.5, 10.2  size 2'.3 x 2'.1, 4'.4 x 2'.7
Position: RA 10:47  DEC +13:45
NGC 3377 is round and very small at 98X with a stellar core. At 203X the faint
halo around the nucleus appeared larger.
NGC 3367 was suspected as a large and extremely faint smudge of light near a
pair of mag 12 stars.
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