Bright Galaxies

Galaxies suitable for supernova patrolling with telescopes of moderate aperture.

Charts may be generated in our "What's Observable" applet, as follows.

  1. Click the "Add object" button
  2. From the menu select "Static object (enter name)"
  3. Enter "ngc" followed by the number without any space
  4. A small blue cross will appear on the display. Move the mouse near it to see its name, and then click
  5. A data display opens. Click the "Show chart" button
  6. Use your system's method of copying the chart from the screen (in Windows, the snipping tool)
  7. Paste into a graphics program for saving or printing

NORTHERN HEMISPHERE

No.NGCRA (2000.0)
h m s
Dec.
° '
Const.TypeMag.
V
Size
'
1 925 2 27 17+33 35TriS(B)c10.09.8 x 6.0
22403 7 36 33+65 37CamSc 8.417.8 x 11.0
32841 9 22 02+50 59UMaSb 9.38.1 x 3.8
42903 9 32 10+21 30LeoSb 8.912.6x 6.6
5318410 18 17+41 25UMaSc 9.76.9 x 6.8
6335910 46 38+63 13UMaS(B)c10.46.8 x 4.3
7363111 21 03+53 10UMaSc10.44.6 x 4.4
8372611 33 21+47 02UMaSc10.46.0 x 4.5
9389311 48 36+48 43UMaSc11.14.4 x 2.8
10393811 52 49+44 07UMaSc10.45.4 x 4.9
11395311 53 49+52 20UMaSb10.16.6 x 3.6
12408812 05 34+50 32UMaSc10.55.8 x 2.5
13427412 19 50+29 37ComSb10.46.9 x 2.8
14441412 26 27+31 13ComSc10.33.6 x 2.2
15449012 30 36+41 39CVnSc 9.85.9 x 3.1
16453512 34 20+ 8 12VirS(B)c 9.86.8 x 5.0
17472512 50 27+25 30ComS(B)b 9.211.0 x 7.9
18547414 05 01+53 40UMaSc10.84.5 x 4.2
19694620 34 52+60 09CepSc8.911.0 x 9.8
20733122 37 04+34 25PegSb9.510.7 x 4.0

Charts are also available from the UK Nova/Supernova Patrol Co-ordinator.

SOUTHERN HEMISPHERE

No.NGCRA (2000.0)
h m s
Dec.
° '
Const.TypeMag.
V
Size
'
1 55 0 15 08-39 13SclSB 8.432.0 x 5.0
2 253 0 47 33-25 17SclSc 8.027.0 x 7.0
3 300 0 54 54-37 41SclSd 8.722.0 x 15.0
41291 3 17 18-41 06EriSBa 9.49.8 x 8.0
51316 3 22 39-37 12ForS(B)0 9.411.0 x 7.0
61350 3 31 08-33 38ForSBb11.25.0 x 3.0
71365 3 33 36-36 08ForSBb10.311.3 x 6.2
81398 3 38 52-26 20ForS(B)b10.67.0 x 5.0
9682219 44 58-14 48SgrIrr8.816.0 x 10.0
10779323 57 50-32 35SclSd9.19.0 x 7.0

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