(IAAC) Obj: NGC3060 - Inst: 8" Newtonian F5

Observer: Kim Gowney
Your skills: Intermediate (some years)
Date/time of observation: 26 Apr 2001   21:35 UT
Location of site: UK  South West Wales (Lat 51.78 N, Elev 70 Mtr)
Site classification: Rural
Sky darkness: 6 <Limiting magnitude>
Seeing: 7 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: Minor - crescent or far from object
Instrument: 8" Newtonian  F5
Magnification: 100x 200x
Object(s): NGC3060
Category: External galaxy.
Class: SBa
Constellation: Leo
Data: mag 12.7  size 1.8'
Position: RA 09:55  DEC +16:25
This galaxy only looked stellar, which is pretty much what the ESO
image shows, it is also quite small: with a SB of 14.2 it belongs
in the difficult group for this apperture.
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