IC3290
DSS image of IC3290
Digitized Sky Survey image of IC3290, 15' x 15' with north at top and west to the right

DSS image of IC3290
Overlaid DSS image of IC3290, 15' x 15' with north at top and west to the right
ESO 322-G004, MCG -06-27-024, PGC 040470

Type  Galaxy
Magnitude  12.96
Size  1.7' x 1.1' @ 6°
RA (2000)  12h 25' 8.9"
Dec (2000)  39° 46' 32" S
Constellation  Centaurus
Description  pF,vS,R,* att,NGC 4373 f

Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
18 Apr 2012 Hale Pohaku, HI (map)
46cm f/4.5 Newtonian, Deep Violet @ 175x

Small, faint, no structure or core noted, just a 1' object elongated 2:1 northeast-southwest

Andrew Cooper
2 Mar 2011 Hale Pohaku, HI (map)
46cm f/4.5 Newtonian, Deep Violet @ 175x

Small, faint, 1' across, 2' southwest of NGC4373

Andrew Cooper
31 Jan 2011 Hale Pohaku, HI (map)
46cm f/4.5 Newtonian, Deep Violet @ 175x

Small, faint, no core or structure noted, 2'west of NGC4373
Other Data Sources for IC3290
Nearby objects for IC3290
6 objects found within 120'
IC3290 NGC4373 NGC4373A
NGC4373B IC3370 NGC4499
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.