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(IAAC) Obj: NGC 4592 - Inst: 15" f4,5 Obsession



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Observation Poster: Armin Hermann <burmeseinn@yahoo.com>
Observer: Armin Hermann
Your skills: Advanced (many years)
Date/time of observation: 11 May 05
Location of site: Sangkhlaburi, Thailand (Lat 15.09 N, Elev 200m)
Site classification: Exurban
Sky darkness: 5,8 mag <Limiting magnitude>
Seeing: 10 <1-10 Seeing Scale (10 best)>
Moon presence: None - moon not in sky
Instrument: 15" f4,5 Obsession
Magnification: 342x
Filter(s): 
Object(s): NGC 4592
Category: External galaxy.
Class: 
Constellation: Vir
Data: mag 11,6magv  size 5,8x1,5'
Position: RA :  DEC :
Description:
At 342x this low surface brightness galaxy appears as a E - W elongated disk of 
approx 4x1,2' size. A stellar nucleus is visible embedded in a small center that is 
just slightly brighter than the halo of the galaxy. Two very  faint stars are just off 
the NE end of NGC 4592.
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