(IAAC) Obj: NGC3900 - 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: 05142001-00:30EST
Location of site: Bigwoods, NC (Lat 35:46, Elev 250')
Site classification: Exurban
Sky darkness: 5 <1-10 Scale (10 best)>
Seeing: 6 <10-1 Seeing Scale (1 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: 30cm, f:10, SCT, LX200
Magnification: 117X, 203X
Filter(s): None
Object(s): NGC3900
Category: External galaxy.
Class: ?
Constellation: Leo
Data: mag 11.3v  size 2.9' x 1.5'
Position: RA 11:49.2  DEC +27:01
2301X - The halo is a moderately bright oval with sharply bright core and a speck of light at the center that winks in and out.
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