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(IAAC) Obj: NGC4062 - Inst: 55CM / f:4.1 / StarMaster



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Observation Poster: James (Jim) Anderson <madmoon@bellsouth.net>
Observer: James (Jim) Anderson
Your skills: Intermediate (some years)
Date/time of observation: 06022003/0427ut
Location of site: Bigwoods, NC (Lat 35:46, Elev 250')
Site classification: Exurban
Sky darkness: 6/10 <1-10 Scale (10 best)>
Seeing: 5/10 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: 55CM / f:4.1 / StarMaster
Magnification: 120X, 220X
Filter(s): None
Object(s): NGC4062
Category: External galaxy.
Class: SA
Constellation: UMa
Data: mag 11.9p  size 4.0'x1.7'
Position: RA 12:04  DEC +31:53
Description:
120x- NGC4062 appears as an oval about 0.5 eccentricity. The Halo is diffuse
with moderate brightning at the core.
220X- NGC4062's halo is diffuse with hint of mottling with the core being
diffuse, large and illdefined. No other detail visable and no other DSO's 
in the FOV.
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