NGC 1609
DSS image of NGC 1609
Overlaid DSS image of NGC 1609, 30' x 30' with north at top and west to the right

Aladin viewer for the region around NGC 1609

Type  Galaxy
Magnitude  15
Size  1.1' x 0.7' @ 93°
Right Ascension  4h 32' 45.1"  (2000)
Declination  4° 22' 21" S
Constellation  Eridanus
Description  vF, eS, *17 45"n
Classification  Sa
Observing Notes

Andrew Cooper
Dec 28, 2019    Kaʻohe, Mauna Kea, HI (map)
46cm f/4.5 Newtonian, Deep Violet @ 175x
Seeing: 6 Transparency: 7 Moon: 0%

Small, faint, modest core, sourthernmost of a group of four centered on NGC1611 7' northeast
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NGC 1609