IC 3416
DSS image of IC 3416
Overlaid DSS image of IC 3416, 60' x 60' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around IC 3416
MCG+02-32-091, PGC 41178, SDSS J122934.95+104735.1

Type  Galaxy
Size  0.53'
Right Ascension  12h 29' 35.0"  (2000)
Declination  10° 47' 35" N
Constellation  Virgo
Description  S, mE 250deg
Classification  Im(Im/S)
Observing Notes

Harold Corwin

Based on its appearance on DSS1 images, Wolfgang and I suggested that this blue dwarf might be a merged double galaxy. On the DSS2 images, and the SDSS, this looks unlikely -- it seems to be a normal dwarf Magellanic irregular in the Virgo Cluster.
IC Notes by Harold Corwin
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Nearby objects for IC 3416

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IC 3416