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NGC 3820
DSS image of NGC 3820
Digitized Sky Survey image of NGC 3820, 30' x 30' with north at top and west to the right

DSS image of NGC 3820
Overlaid DSS image of NGC 3820, 30' x 30' with north at top and west to the right
GC 5575, MCG +02-30-014, PGC 36308, CGCG 068.031, HCG 58E

Type  Galaxy
Magnitude  15
Size  0.7' x 0.6' @ 10°
RA (2000)  11h 42' 4.8"
Dec (2000)  10° 23' 3" N
Constellation  Leo
Description  eF, vS, NGC3819 s

Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
Apr 2, 2011    Hale Pohaku, HI (map)
46cm f/4.5 Newtonian, Deep Violet @ 175x

Small, faint, round, 1' in size, no core or structure noted, part of HCG 58, 2' north of NGC3819, most northerly of the group
Other Data Sources for NGC 3820
Associated objects for NGC 3820
3 objects found within 6'
HCG 58 NGC 3817 NGC 3819
Nearby objects for NGC 3820
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.