(IAAC) Obj: NGC7315 - Inst: 200mm Newtonian

Observation Poster: Kim Gowney <kapeji@sniffout.com>
Observer: Kim Gowney
Your skills: Intermediate (some years)
Date/time of observation: 5 Jan 2003   21:20 UT
Location of site: UK West Wales (Lat , Elev )
Site classification: Rural
Sky darkness: 6 <Limiting magnitude>
Seeing: 5 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: 200mm Newtonian
Magnification: 100, 200
Filter(s): none
Object(s): NGC7315
Category: External galaxy.
Class: SO
Constellation: Peg
Data: mag 13.7  size 1.6'
Position: RA 22:35  DEC +34:49
This galxy seemed faint and difficult to see, I was not certain that I had in
 fact seen it until I was able to confirm it's position using Skymap and a
 relevant DSS image, the chart I was using being a ten degree field seemed to
 show the galaxy lying south of Mag 10 TYC 2743-1755-1 but in the eyepiece I
 could only see something  southwest  and in between  that star and  Mag 12
 TYC 2743-1185-1, Skymap and the DSS image confirmed that this was indeed the
 position of the Galaxy so I had indeed seen it.
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