The Chained Woman

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Deep Sky Objects

Name/DesignationRight AscensionDeclinationTypeMagnitudeSizeDistanceDate LocationInstrumentEyepieceFilterNotes
NGC205/M11000:40.4+41 41Galaxy8.017.4' x 9.8'2.2MLYSeptember 15 2001Kangaloon 250mm f5.6 Dobsonian26mmPlosslLarge, fairly bright uniform glow.
NGC221/M3200:42.7+40 52Galaxy8.27.6' x 5.8'2.2MLYSeptember 15 2001Kangaloon 250mm f5.6 Dobsonian26mmPlosslVery impressive, very bright, round with a large nucleus surrounded by a region in which I think I can detect enough detail to say it's a face-on spiral. [It's listed as an Elliptical].
NGC224/M3100:42.7+41 16Galaxy3.5178' x 63'2.2MLYSeptember 15 2001Kangaloon 250mm f5.6 Dobsonian32mmSWAOverfills the 1.5 degree field. Very bright core with a bright oval region surrounding.