DSS image of NGC3599
Digitized Sky Survey image of NGC3599, 15' x 15' with north at top and west to the right

DSS image of NGC3599
Overlaid DSS image of NGC3599, 15' x 15' with north at top and west to the right
MCG +03-29-015, PGC 34326, UGC 6281, ZWG 096.015

Type  Galaxy
Magnitude  11.9
Size  2.8' x 2.5'
RA (2000)  11h 15' 26.9"
Dec (2000)  18° 6' 37" N
Constellation  Leo
Description  B, pS, R, pgmbM

Observing Notes

Rev. T.W. Webb
Hardwick, Herefordshire, England (map)

Small, round. Most remarkable if, as D'A. thinks, var. '31 brighter than H. III 27 [NGC3605] 1m 22s f; '61, I class (so Schönfeld); '63, sometimes II, at others invisible; '64, not above III, and fainter than H. III 27.
Other Data Sources for NGC3599
Nearby objects for NGC3599
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.