NGC 3389
DSS image of NGC 3389
Overlaid DSS image of NGC 3389, 30' x 30' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around NGC 3389

Type  Galaxy
Magnitude  11.8
Size  2.9' x 2.7' @ 112°
Right Ascension  10h 48' 27.8"  (2000)
Declination  12° 31' 60" N
Constellation  Leo
Description  F, L, E pf, vglbM, 3rd of 3
Classification  Sc
Observing Notes

Rev. T.W. Webb
May 19, 1885    Hardwick, Herefordshire, England (map)

Two faint nebula [NGC3379 and NGC3384]. p much larger and brighter [NGC3379], with stellar nucleus. H., a third, making right angled triangle [NGC3389]. Sm., a neat little pair, nf, well seen 80. Among the nebulæ, in a round patch of 2° or 3°, in a region of few stars. 1m 4s p 36' s is M96. Very bright nebula. E. of Rosse, spiral. 2m 48s p M96 is M95. E. of Rosse, two ellipses, centre resolved?
― Celestial Objects for Common Telescopes, T. W. Webb, 1917
Other Data Sources for NGC 3389
Associated objects for NGC 3389
Nearby objects for NGC 3389
8 objects found within 60'
IC 643 IC 648 M105
M96 NGC 3371 NGC 3373
NGC 3384 NGC 3412

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NGC 3389