Object: Galaxy NGC 3596                         Constell: LEO

RA: 11h 15.1m           Decl: +14° 47'          Epoch: 2000
Mag: 12.0m (b)          Size: 4.0'x3.8'         Type: SAB(rs)c

Observer: Jere Kahanpää
Obs. place: Hartola, Finland
Date/Time: 4./5.4.1997, 23.35

Telescope: N 205/1000
Magn: 266x              Filter:
Field: 11'              NE Lim.mag: 6.4m-5.8m
Background sky: 2       Seeing: 2 
Weather: -4 °C, no Moon. Good.     

Brightness: 4           Alt: 40°
Description: Low surface brightness. Round. Sharply
concentrated. A few eF brightenings are visible on the edges and
a possible brighter arc on the NE edge. The S edge is more
diffuse and homogenous.