IC 4178
DSS image of IC 4178
Overlaid DSS image of IC 4178, 30' x 30' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around IC 4178
MCG+06-29-030, UGC 8187, PGC 45306, SDSS J130541.49+360102.8

Type  Galaxy
Size  0.78' x 0.28' @ 120°
Right Ascension  13h 5' 41.5"  (2000)
Declination  36° 1' 3" N
Constellation  Canes Venatici
Classification  Im/BCD
Observing Notes

Harold Corwin

IC 4178 is a low-surface-brightness, late-type spiral. There is no obvious nucleus, but near the center of the brighter inner region is a blue knot. I've taken the position of this from SDSS as representing the galaxy.
IC Notes by Harold Corwin
Other Data Sources for IC 4178
Associated objects for IC 4178
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IC 4178