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 

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.