(IAAC) Obj: NGC 3299 (HIII-54) - Inst: Sky Designs VPT 14.5" dob

Observer: Geoff Chester
Your skill: Advanced (many years)
Object: NGC 3299 (HIII-54)
Date & Time of Observation: 4/30/2000 21:15:00
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: SABdm
Constellation: Leo
Position: 103623.8+124224
Data: Mag :13.30p; Size 2.19'x1.66' PA=3 deg
Object Rating: C
Pretty small, considerably faint, an oval N/S. Brightens
very gradually toward the middle. Very low surface
brightness, but it has a mottled texture.
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