IC 177
DSS image of IC 177
Overlaid DSS image of IC 177, 30' x 30' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around IC 177
PGC 7326, SDSS J015700.57-000523.4

Type  Galaxy
Magnitude  
Size  0.39' x 0.257' @ 10°
RA (2000)  1h 57' 0.6"
Dec (2000)  0° 5' 23" S
Constellation  Cetus
Classification  S
Observing Notes

Harold Corwin

One of the rare cases of a rather large error in Javelle's positions. Two fainter galaxies are to the south, one of which was mistakenly identified in the MCG as IC 177.

- IC Notes by Harold Corwin
Other Data Sources for IC 177
Nearby objects for IC 177
6 objects found within 60'
IC 172 IC 1756 IC 1757
IC 1761 IC 185 NGC 768
Acknowledgements and Credits...

Drawings, descriptions and CCD photos are copyright Andrew Cooper unless otherwise noted, no usage without permission.

Positional and some physical information is from the NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database (NED) which is operated by the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology, under contract with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration.

Additional object data from the SIMBAD database, operated at CDS, Strasbourg, France.

The Digitized Sky Survey was produced at the Space Telescope Science Institute under U.S. Government grant NAG W-2166. The images of these surveys are based on photographic data obtained using the Oschin Schmidt Telescope on Palomar Mountain and the UK Schmidt Telescope.

Dark nebulae data from E.E. Barnard, A Photographic Atlas of Selected Regions of the Milky Way. Ed. Edwin B. Frost and Mary R. Calvert. Carnegie Institution of Washington, 1927

Object descriptions of Rev. Webb from Celestial Objects for Common Telescopes sixth edition, Rev. T.W. Webb, 1917, edited by Rev T.E.Espin.

NGC & IC object notes from Harold Corwin licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. Additional supplementary material for NGC and IC catalog objects from Courtney Seligman with non-commercial use allowed, found at https://cseligman.com

IC 177