Object: Galaxy UGC 4305 (Holmberg II) Constell: UMa RA: 08h 19.1m Decl: +70° 43' Epoch: 2000 Mag: 10.7m(v) Size: 8.0'x6.3' Type: Im Observer: Jere Kahanpää Obs. place: Hartola, Finland Date/Time: 5./6.4.1997, 23.30 Telescope: N 205/1000 Magn: 133x Filter: Field: 22' NE Lim.mag: 6.4m Background sky: 2 Seeing: 2 Weather: -7 °C, no Moon. Good. Brightness: 5 Alt: 65° Description: Looks more like a vdB-reflection nebula than a galaxy. A faint a diffuse glow around a mag. 11/12/12 triple star was visible at 40x. 80x and 133x make the glow slightly easier but no additional detail was visible. Slightly brighter near the triplet. PA maybe about 10°. Size about 6'x5'.