Arp 28

ARP 28 2015 Sep 5

Object:            ARP 28   (NGC 7678) Date:               2015 September 5
Peculiarity:    Spiral with one heavy arm.
Constellation:           Pegasus Time & altitude: 22.05 UT    50º
Catalogue data: Seeing (5 high):                               3/5
            R.A:                23h 28m Transparency (5 high):                   3/5
            Dec:                +22º 25 Telescope:     0.5m f4.1 Dob.
            Magnitude:    11.8 Eyepiece:      8mm Ethos      x260
            Galaxy size (mins):  3×2. Filters:            Lumicon Deep Sky.


An indistinct fuzz almost filling a prominent triangle of 11m stars. I saw hints of structure and it is a little brighter on the S side. Very little could be seen without the filter.