Arp 250

ARP 250 2018 Feb 11

Object:  Arp 250 (IRAS F07327+3529) Date:               2018 Feb 11
Peculiarity:  Appearance of fission.
Constellation:           Lynx Time & altitude:        21.55 UT       74º
Catalogue data: Seeing (5 high):                               4/5
            R.A:                7h 36m Transparency (5 high):                   4/5
            Dec:                35º 23 Telescope:     0.5m f4.1  Dob.
            Magnitude:    unknown Eyepiece:      8mm Ethos                x260
            Galaxy size (mins):  not stated Filters:            None


Snow on the ground and a frost. I suspected a tiny glow once or twice with AV, and then only after checking the precise position on a photograph. I have little confidence that I have made a positive identification.