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(IAAC) Obj: NGC 4319 - Inst: 10" f/4.5 Dobsonian



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Observation Poster: Brent Reary <gmbreary@rollanet.org>
Observer: Brent Reary
Your skills: Intermediate (some years)
Date/time of observation: 09/23/03  02:30 UT
Location of site: Rolla, MO  USA (Lat 37 57'N, Elev )
Site classification: Rural
Sky darkness: 6.0 <Limiting magnitude>
Seeing: 7 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: 10" f/4.5 Dobsonian
Magnification: 36x, 68x, 72x, 128x, 257x
Filter(s): None
Object(s): NGC 4319
Category: External galaxy.
Class: 
Constellation: Dra
Data: mag 13.0p  size 3.1' X 2.5'
Position: RA 12:21.5  DEC +75:19
Description:
A dim, round, to slightly oval halo of uniform shape and brightness.  Any
axis of elongation could not be determined.  There was no detectable
brightening toward the core.  Found in the same 257x, 15', field with 
NGC 4291 and approx. 5' to the SE of this galaxy.  Located with averted
vision at 257x, the image could be held steady only with averted vision.
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