HCG 40
DSS image of HCG 40
Digitized Sky Survey image of HCG 40, 10' x 10' with north at top and west to the right

DSS image of HCG 40
Overlaid DSS image of HCG 40, 10' x 10' with north at top and west to the right
ARP 321, VV 116

Type  Galaxy Cluster
Magnitude  12.5
Size  1.7'
RA (2000)  9h 38' 54.5"
Dec (2000)  4° 51' 7" S
Constellation  Hydra
Description  5 members

Observing Notes
This object has no observations in the database
Other Data Sources for HCG 40
Nearby objects for HCG 40
6 objects found within 120'
IC2489 HCG 40 MCG-01-25-011
IC550 IC553 NGC2974
Acknowledgements and Credits...

Drawings, descriptions and CCD photos are copyright Andrew Cooper unless otherwise noted, no usage without permission. Use for non-profit and educational reasons is generally given on request.

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.