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(IAAC) Obj: NGC5493 - 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: 0062003/0603ut
Location of site: Bigwoods, NC (Lat 35:46, Elev 250')
Site classification: Rural
Sky darkness: 7/10 <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): NGC5493
Category: External galaxy.
Class: S0p
Constellation: Vir
Data: mag 12.3p  size 1.6' x 1.2'
Position: RA 14:11  DEC -05:02
Description:
120X- NGC5493 located easily with direct vision as a diffuse spot.
220X- NGC5493 appears as a small featurless round fuzzy football shape with axis oriented PA:120*. No other DSO's in the FOV.
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