IC 356 (UGC 2953, Arp 213) Galaxy in Camelopardalis

Located at: RA 04 hours 07 minutes 47 seconds, Dec +69 degrees 48 minutes 51 seconds

Size: 5.3' x 3.9' Magnitude: 11.4 blue Class: SA(s)ab pec

North is up

West to the right

Telescope:

 8" f5 Newtonian reflector

Camera:

  ST-8XME, self-guided, binned 1x1, temp -15c, -20c & -25c, camera control MaxIm DL 4.56

Image:

Lumicon Red filter, 940 minutes  (94 x 10 minute subs), 11/22/23/24/25/2009; seeing 2.7-4.2 FWHM per CCDStack

Processing:

CCDStack 1.6.0.5, Photoshop 7.0

Location:

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

Notes: See the 14.5" version.

From the NGC / IC Project:

NO Contemporary Visual Observation(s) for IC 356