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(IAAC) Obj: NGC 1332 - Inst: TV-102 (102mm f/8.6 APO refractor)



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Observation Poster: Ron B[ee] <ronby@home.com>
Observer: Ron B[ee]
Your skills: Beginner (< one year)
Date/time of observation: 11/25/01 12:00am PDT
Location of site: 117h 9m W (Lat 32h 43m N, Elev 2000 ft)
Site classification: Exurban
Sky darkness: 4.5 <Limiting magnitude>
Seeing: 7 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: TV-102 (102mm f/8.6 APO refractor)
Magnification: 22x, 30x, 60x, 110, 146x
Filter(s): none
Object(s): NGC 1332
Category: External galaxy.
Class: 
Constellation: Eri
Data: mag 10.3  size 2.2' x 0.9'
Position: RA :  DEC :
Description:
NGC 1332 is in a bad part of my sky, already at the SSW position, where there
is considerable light pollution.
Could not be seen at 22x.  Non-stellar at 30x.  Elongated shape with bright 
core at 60x.  Very elongated with bright core at 110x.  Galaxy blinked in and 
out at 146x.  Obviously, the mag 14 NGC 1331 was beyond the reach of the TV-102.
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