(IAAC) Obj: NGC3412 - 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: 03192001-00:22EST
Location of site: Bigwoods, NC (Lat 35:46, Elev 250')
Site classification: Exurban
Sky darkness: 7/10 <1-10 Scale (10 best)>
Seeing: 8/10 <10-1 Seeing Scale (1 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: 30cm, f:10, SCT, LX200
Magnification: 117X, 314X
Filter(s): None
Object(s): NGC3412
Category: External galaxy.
Class: ?
Constellation: Leo
Data: mag 10.5v  size 3.3' x 1.9'
Position: RA 10:50.9  DEC +13:25
314X - An oval fuzzy with a bright oval fuzzy core with a stellar like nucleus.
There is a 13.5 mag star near the edge of the halo at the north. 
The background is sparsely populated.
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