NGC 3412
DSS image of NGC 3412
Overlaid DSS image of NGC 3412, 30' x 30' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around NGC 3412

Type  Galaxy
Magnitude  11.4
Size  3.7' x 3.6' @ 155°
Right Ascension  10h 50' 53.3"  (2000)
Declination  13° 24' 44" N
Constellation  Leo
Description  B, S, lE 135, smbMN
Classification  SBO
Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
Jan 18, 2004    Sentinel, AZ (map)
46cm f/4.5 Deep Violet

Standard 11th magnitude galaxy, stellar core surrounded an extended north-south halo with no detail
Other Data Sources for NGC 3412
Nearby objects for NGC 3412
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

NGC 3412