IC 239 (UGC 2080) Galaxy in Andromeda

Located at: RA 02 hours 36 minutes 28 seconds, Dec +38 degrees 58 minutes 12 seconds

Size: 4.5' x 4.1' Magnitude: 11.8 blue Class: SAB(rs)cd

North is up

West to the right

Telescope:

 8" f5 Newtonian reflector

Camera:

 ST-8XME, self-guided, binned 1x1, temp -10c*, camera control MaxIm DL 4.56

Image:

 Lumicon Red filter, 870 minutes (87 x 10 minute subs), 11/14/15/16/17/2010; FWHM 2.1-3.6 per CCDStack

Processing:

 CCDStack 2.15.3969.17108, Photoshop 7.0

Location:

 Rolling Roof Observatory, Thousand Oaks, CA 91360 (+34d 13m 29s -118h 52m 20s)

Notes:*

Cooling fan not working ... -10c achieved with 55-70% power at ambient air temperature. See the 14.5" version.

From the NGC / IC Project:

NO Contemporary Visual Observation(s) for IC 239