(IAAC) Obj: NGC3414 - Inst: 30cm, f:10 SCT,LX200

Observation Poster: Jim Anderson <madmoon@bellsouth.net>
Observer: Jim Anderson
Your skills: Intermediate (some years)
Date/time of observation: 04282001-01:00EST
Location of site: Phelps Lake, NC (Lat 35:44, Elev 20')
Site classification: Rural
Sky darkness: 6/10 <1-10 Scale (10 best)>
Seeing: 7/10 <10-1 Seeing Scale (1 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: 30cm, f:10 SCT,LX200
Magnification: 117X, 203X, 314X
Filter(s): None
Object(s): NGC3414
Category: External galaxy.
Class: ?
Constellation: LMi
Data: mag 11.0v  size 3.0' x 2.6'
Position: RA 10:51.3  DEC +27:58
Soft round in appearance with a well defined core and very dim ANSI pointed 
NE-SW. The ANSI are spike lie in appearance. There is an asterism of 5 stars to the N-W that resimble an upside down #7
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