NGC 5033 (UGC 8307) Galaxy in Canes Venatici

Located at: RA 13 hours 13 minutes 28 seconds, Dec +36 degrees 35 minutes 38 seconds

Size: 12.4' x 5.0' Magnitude: 10.8 blue Class: SA(s)c HII

North is up

West to the right

Telescope:

 8" f5 Newtonian reflector

Camera:

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

Image:

Lumicon Red filter, 600 minutes (60 x 10 minute subs), 04/26/27/28/29/2009; seeing 2.3-2.8 FWHM per CCDStack

Processing:

CCDStack 1.6.0.2, 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:

Contemporary Visual Observation(s) for NGC 5033

NGC 5033 = UGC 08307 = MCG +06-29-062 = CGCG 189-043 = PGC 45948
13 13 27.8 +36 35 40
V = 10.2;  Size 10.7x5.0;  SB = 14.4;  PA = 170d

17.5": fairly bright, fairly large, very elongated 3:1 N-S, small very bright 
core, stellar nucleus.  A mag 15 star is superimposed.

- by Steve Gottlieb