(IAAC) Obj: NGC 6010 (HII-583, UGC 10081) - Inst: Sky Designs 14.5" VPT

Observer: Geoff Chester
Your skill: Advanced (many years)
Date & Time of Observation: 9/12/1998 21:00:00
Location: Oak Shade Observatory, Rixeyville VA USA (Lat 39N)
Sky Transparency: Very Clear
Seeing: Somewhat Stable
Instrument: Sky Designs 14.5" VPT
Object: NGC 6010 (HII-583, UGC 10081)
Object type: External galaxy.
Class: Sasp
Constellation: Ser (Caput)
Data: Mag :13.60p; Size 1.95'x0.47' 105 deg
Position: 155419.0 +003242
Object Rating: B
Pretty small, pretty faint, very much elongated e/w. Rapidly
brightens to a spindle-shaped nucleus, with a suspected dust
lane on the south edge. A 13 mag star lies 5' S.
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