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NGC 1022
DSS image of NGC 1022
Digitized Sky Survey image of NGC 1022, 30' x 30' with north at top and west to the right

DSS image of NGC 1022
Overlaid DSS image of NGC 1022, 30' x 30' with north at top and west to the right

Type  Galaxy
Magnitude  11.4
Size  2.6' x 2.5'
RA (2000)  2h 38' 32.7"
Dec (2000)  6° 40' 39" S
Constellation  Cetus
Description  cB, pL, R, mbM, *11 nf 2'

Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
Sep 28, 2003    Las Cienegas NCA, Pima Co., AZ (map)
46cm f/4.5 Deep Violet

Dim, a clearly defined core visible with averted vision, round. Last of the night, dawn is in the sky...
Other Data Sources for NGC 1022
Nearby objects for NGC 1022
Acknowledgements and Credits...

Drawings, descriptions and CCD photos are copyright Andrew Cooper unless otherwise noted, no usage without permission. Use for non-profit and educational reasons is generally given on request.

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.