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(IAAC) Obj: NGC 2918 - Inst: Sky Designs VPT 14.5" dob



Observer: Geoff Chester
Your skill: Advanced (many years)
Object: NGC 2918
Date & Time of Observation: 3/31/2000 21:30:00
Location: Mickie Gordon Regional Park, Middleburg VA USA (Lat 39N)
Sky Transparency: Very Clear
Seeing: Mostly Stable
Instrument: Sky Designs VPT 14.5" dob
Object type: External galaxy.
Class: E
Position: 093544.5+314217
Constellation: Leo
Data: Mag 13.5; Size 1.41'x1.02' 65 deg
Object Rating: D+
Description:
Considerably small, considerably faint, round. Brightens
pretty rapidly to the middle, it has a bright nuclear
region. A 12th mag star lies Sp, a 13th mag ster lies Nf.
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