(IAAC) Obj: NGC 3489 (HII-101) - Inst: 30cm f/10 Meade LX200

Observer: James (Jim ) Anderson
Your skills: Intermediate (some years)
Date/time of observation: 042701/23:54 EST
Location of site: Phelps Lake, NC (Lat 35:44:24, Elev 20')
Site classification: Rural
Sky darkness: 6/10 <1-10 Scale (10 best)>
Seeing: 7/10 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: 30cm f/10 Meade LX200
Magnification: ,117X,203X,314X
Filter(s): none
Object(s): NGC 3489 (HII-101)
Category: External galaxy.
Constellation: Leo
Data: mag 11.5  size 3.2' x 1.9'
Position: RA 11:00  DEC +13:54
Oval brightning to the center. The nucleus is a tiny bright speck at
117X and an elongated bright nucleus at 203X and 314X (70*PA). There
is a 'Y' shaped string of stars to W. and a triangle of stars to NE.
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