See also: Globular cluster G01 , G73 and G76
Object: The Andromeda Galaxy MESSIER 31         Constell: AND

RA: 00h 42.7m           Decl: +41° 16.1'        Epoch: 2000
Mag: 3.4m (v)/8.1m (v)  Size: 3°x1°  /8.8'x6.2' Type: SA(s)b/cE2

Observer: Jere Kahanpää
Obs. place: Jyväskylä, Finland
Date/Time: 29./30.11.1991, 20.20

Telescope: N 205/1000
Magn: 63x               Filter:
Field: 60'              NE Lim.mag: 5.3m
Background sky: 4       Seeing: 2-3
Weather: OK.                       

Brightness: 2           Alt:    
Description: Huge and extremely bright. The northern edge is
well defined while the S side is much more diffuse. The dust
lane which defines the N edge was not visible though.

M 32: Quite small, round, extremely concentrated towards a vB
stellar nucleus.