IC 3898
DSS image of IC 3898
Overlaid DSS image of IC 3898, 30' x 30' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around IC 3898
NPM1G +37.0376, PGC 3088328, SDSS J125523.83+373458.3

Type  Galaxy
Magnitude  16.2
Size  0.2' x 0.168' @ 160°
Right Ascension  12h 55' 23.8"  (2000)
Declination  37° 34' 58" N
Constellation  Canes Venatici
Description  eF, vS, v diffic, att eF*
Observing Notes

Harold Corwin

IC 3898 is a faint galaxy with, according to Wolf, an "att eF * pr." The "star," however, is a defect on Wolf's plate, just seen on the contact print which I examined.
IC Notes by Harold Corwin
Other Data Sources for IC 3898
Nearby objects for IC 3898

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IC 3898