NGC 1084
DSS image of NGC 1084
Overlaid DSS image of NGC 1084, 30' x 30' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around NGC 1084
H I 64, h 264, GC 604, MCG -01-08-007, PGC 10464

Type  Galaxy
Magnitude  11.1
Size  3.2' x 1.8' @ 35°
RA (2000)  2h 45' 59.9"
Dec (2000)  7° 34' 42" S
Constellation  Eridanus
Description  vB, pL, E, gpmbM
Classification  Sc
Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
Aug 28, 2011    Hale Pohaku, HI (map)
46cm f/4.5 Newtonian, Deep Violet @ 175x

Bright oval, 2'x1' northeast-southwest, modest core, no other structure noted

Andrew Cooper
Dec 11, 2004    Sentinel, AZ (map)
46cm f/4.5 Deep Violet

Small, bright, rather unremarkable, small core barely visible, elongated 2:1 northeast-southwest

Rev. T.W. Webb
Hardwick, Herefordshire, England (map)

Oval; D'A., 80"" x 50"".

- Celestial Objects for Common Telescopes, T. W. Webb, 1917
Other Data Sources for NGC 1084
Nearby objects for NGC 1084
4 objects found within 60'
NGC 1069 NGC 1082
NGC 1110
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

NGC 1084