NGC 5048
DSS image of NGC 5048
Overlaid DSS image of NGC 5048, 30' x 30' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around NGC 5048

Type  Galaxy
Magnitude  12.7
Size  1.5' x 0.8' @ 48°
RA (2000)  13h 16' 8.4"
Dec (2000)  28° 24' 38" S
Constellation  Hydra
Description  pF, R, sp of 2
Classification  E-SO
Observing Notes
This object has no observations in the database
Other Data Sources for NGC 5048
Nearby objects for NGC 5048
6 objects found within 120'
IC 879 NGC 4980 NGC 5051
NGC 5061 NGC 5078 NGC 5101
Acknowledgements and Credits...

Drawings, descriptions and CCD photos are copyright Andrew Cooper unless otherwise noted, no usage without permission.

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.

NGC & IC object notes from Harold Corwin licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. Additional supplementary material for NGC and IC catalog objects from Courtney Seligman with non-commercial use allowed, found at https://cseligman.com

NGC 5048