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(IAAC) Obj: NGC 1465 - Inst: 15 inch Obsession f4,5



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Observation Poster: Armin Hermann <burmeseinn@yahoo.com>
Observer: Armin Hermann
Your skills: Advanced (many years)
Date/time of observation: 18-19 Nov 2004
Location of site: Sangkhlaburi, Thailand (Lat 1509' N, Elev 200m)
Site classification: Exurban
Sky darkness: 6,2 <Limiting magnitude>
Seeing: 9+ <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: 15 inch Obsession f4,5
Magnification: 342x
Filter(s): none
Object(s): NGC 1465
Category: External galaxy.
Class: 
Constellation: Per
Data: mag 13,7magv  size 1,7x0,5'
Position: RA :  DEC :
Description:
Faint edge-on galaxy near IC 348. At 342x the galaxy shows a very faint stellar 
nucleus embedded in a brighter core of 20" diameter. The very faint halo 
extends N-S over 1,5x0,5' and requires averted vision. NGC 1465 is located 
between two faint stars, ~14 and 15mag, that almost touch the S and N-end of 
the galaxy.
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