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(IAAC) Obj: NGC1016 - Inst: 8", f/10, fork mount, SCT, Celestar 8



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Observation Poster: Don Clouse <dlcdeepsky@home.com>
Observer: Don Clouse
Your skills: Intermediate (some years)
Date/time of observation: 11/10/2001, 11.37pm, EST
Location of site: club dark sie in southern Indiana, USA (Lat 38N, Elev 775 ft.)
Site classification: Rural
Sky darkness: 6.5 <1-10 Scale (10 best)>
Seeing: 6 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: 8", f/10, fork mount, SCT, Celestar 8
Magnification: 101x
Filter(s): none
Object(s): NGC1016
Category: External galaxy.
Class: E
Constellation: Cet
Data: mag 12.6(B)  size 1.8'x1.8'
Position: RA 02h:38m  DEC +02d:07m
Description:
At 101x (20mm Orion Ultrascopic, 30.7' true field, was small, circular and
quite faint.  It displayed a fairly even glow with slight brightening toward
the center and appeared about 1' in size.
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