(IAAC) Obj: NGC4394 - Inst: 8" Newtonian F5

Observer: Kim Gowney
Your skills: Intermediate (some years)
Date/time of observation: 15 May 2001
Location of site: UK  South West Wales (Lat 51 47 N, Elev 70 Mtr)
Site classification: Rural
Sky darkness: 5.5 <Limiting magnitude>
Seeing: 6 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: 8" Newtonian  F5
Magnification: 100x 200x
Filter(s): None
Object(s): NGC4394
Category: External galaxy.
Class: SBb
Constellation: Com
Data: mag 10.9  size 3.4'
Position: RA 12:26  DEC +18:12
A close neighbor of M85, quite bright with an obvious stellar nucleus, I did
not see the bar on this spiral which the DSS image shows to be very prominent
so I must have another look at another time.
A Herschell 400 object
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