(IAAC) Obj: NGC 4419 - Inst: 10" f/4.5 Dobsonian

Observation Poster: Brent Reary <gmbreary@rollanet.org>
Observer: Brent Reary
Your skills: Intermediate (some years)
Date/time of observation: 05/06/03  03:50 UT
Location of site: Rolla, MO  USA (Lat 37 57'N, Elev )
Site classification: Rural
Sky darkness:  <Limiting magnitude>
Seeing: 7 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: Minor - crescent or far from object
Instrument: 10" f/4.5 Dobsonian
Magnification: 36x, 68x, 72x, 136x
Filter(s): None
Object(s): NGC 4419
Category: External galaxy.
Constellation: Com
Data: mag 11.0p  size 3.4' X 1.3'
Position: RA 12:27  DEC +15:03
A uniform splinter shaped halo showing a wider central bulge with tapering
ends.  Aligned NW-SE.  There is a bright, clearly nonstellar, core.
Located with direct vision at 36x.  Best seen at 136x.
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