IC 3109
DSS image of IC 3109
Overlaid DSS image of IC 3109, 60' x 60' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around IC 3109
CGCG 069-131, PGC 39451, SDSS J121744.10+131015.7

Type  Galaxy
Magnitude  14.7
Size  0.297' x 0.279' @ 165°
Right Ascension  12h 17' 44.2"  (2000)
Declination  13° 10' 16" N
Constellation  Virgo
Classification  Sc(dSc)
Observing Notes

Harold Corwin

CGCG has misidentified this object. It is actually the brighter, south-preceding of two galaxies, CGCG 069-131, not the fainter, north- following, CGCG 069-134. Frost's position is closer to the brighter object, so there is no question of the correct identification.
IC Notes by Harold Corwin
Other Data Sources for IC 3109
Nearby objects for IC 3109

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IC 3109