See also: Observation 2.
Object: Galaxy MESSIER 109                      Constell: UMa

RA: 11h 57.6m           Decl: +53° 23'          Epoch: 2000
Mag: 9.8m (v)           Size: 7.6'x4.7'         Type: SB(rs)bc

Observer: Jere Kahanpää
Obs. place: Jyväskylä, Finland
Date/Time: 2./3.10.1994, 22.45

Telescope: R 150/2063
Magn: 83x               Filter:
Field: 36'              NE Lim.mag: 5.5m
Background sky: 3       Seeing: 2 
Weather: A few degrees below 0 °C  

Brightness: 3           Alt:    
Description: A stellar nucleus in a bright core. Round. A faint
(mag. 13 ?) star was seen within the halo towards NNW.