Object: Galaxy "Polarissima Borealis" NGC 3172 Constell: UMi RA: 11h 50.3m Decl: +89° 06' !! Epoch: 2000 Mag: 14.8m Size: 1.1'x0.9' Type: S Observer: Jere Kahanpää Obs. place: Hartola, Finland Date/Time: 9./10.4.1993, 00.25 Telescope: N 205/1000 Magn: 126x Filter: Field: 30' NE Lim.mag: 6.2m Background sky: 1-2 Seeing: 1 Weather: Brightness: 5 Alt: 60° (always) Description: Extremely faint. Suspected at 63x and 126x reveals there is something near the 11m star. After a few minutes enough information for a drawing was collected. Diffuse, round, slightly concentrated.