IC 2698
DSS image of IC 2698
Overlaid DSS image of IC 2698, 30' x 30' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around IC 2698
PGC 34510, SDSS J111751.01+115308.7

Type  Galaxy
Magnitude  
Size  0.6' x 0.4' @ 0°
RA (2000)  11h 17' 51.1"
Dec (2000)  11° 53' 9" N
Constellation  Leo
Observing Notes

Harold Corwin

IC 2698 is a spiral galaxy with a star superposed on the western arm. Wolf notes it as binuclear and claims to have measured the preceding (western) "nucleus". His position, however, is within an arcsecond of the star. Did he actually measure that instead?

- IC Notes by Harold Corwin
Other Data Sources for IC 2698
Associated objects for IC 2698
Nearby objects for IC 2698
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 2698