(IAAC) Obj: NGC5557 - 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: 05302001-02:25EST
Location of site: Bigwoods, NC (Lat 35:46, Elev 250')
Site classification: Exurban
Sky darkness: 5 <1-10 Scale (10 best)>
Seeing: 7 <10-1 Seeing Scale (1 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: 30cm, f:10, SCT, LX200
Magnification: 117X, 203X
Filter(s): UHC
Object(s): NGC5557
Category: External galaxy.
Class: E1
Constellation: Boo
Data: mag 13.0v  size 2.2' x 2.0'
Position: RA 14:18.3  DEC +36:29
20xX - Small and round with soft brightning toward the center and a stellar nucleus.
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