Object: Galaxies NGC 2872-4                     Constell: LEO

RA: 09h 25.7m           Decl: +11° 26'          Epoch: 2000
Mag:                    Size:                   Type: 

Observer: Jere Kahanpää
Obs. place: Hartola, Finland
Date/Time: 8./9.3.1997, 23.30

Telescope: N 205/1000
Magn: 266x              Filter:
Field: 11'              NE Lim.mag: 6.4m
Background sky: 2       Seeing: 4 
Weather: -2 °C, no Moon.           

Brightness: 3,4,6       Alt: 40°
Description:
NGC 2872 (11.9m(v), 2.1'x1.8',E2): Irregularly round, diam.
about 1'. Strongly concentrated but no stellar core. 

NGC 2873 (16.8m?, 0.7'x0.2', S): Suspected, vF, vS. Stellar?

NGC 2874 (12.4m(v), 2.4'x0.7', SB(r)bc): Slightly fainter than -
72. A non-stellar core in a faint disk. Shape and edges very
diffuse.