(IAAC) Obj: NGC5582 - Inst: 56CM; f:4.1 StarMaster Dob

Observation Poster: James (Jim) Anderson <madmoon@bellsouth.net>
Observer: James (Jim) Anderson
Your skills: Intermediate (some years)
Date/time of observation: 06252003/0414ut
Location of site: The Scales, VA (Lat 36:43, Elev 4686')
Site classification: Rural
Sky darkness: 7/10 <1-10 Scale (10 best)>
Seeing: 6/10 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: 56CM; f:4.1 StarMaster Dob
Magnification: 120X, 220X
Filter(s): None
Object(s): NGC5582
Category: External galaxy.
Class: E
Constellation: Boo
Data: mag 12.5p  size 2.8' x 1.7'
Position: RA 14:20.7  DEC +39:41
120X-NGC5582 seen as a easy featurless oval with direct vision.
220X-NGC5582 appears as a diffuse oval gradually brighter toward the center.
A 10.5 mag star lies 3.5' distant to the S-E. No other DSO's in the FOV.
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