NGC4373
DSS image of NGC4373
Digitized Sky Survey image of NGC4373, 15' x 15' with north at top and west to the right

DSS image of NGC4373
Overlaid DSS image of NGC4373, 15' x 15' with north at top and west to the right
AM 1222-392, ESO 322-G006, GC 2928, h 3391, MCG-06-27-025, PGC 40498

Type  Galaxy
Magnitude  10.9
Size  3.4' x 2.5' @ 43°
RA (2000)  12h 25' 17.8"
Dec (2000)  39° 45' 35" S
Constellation  Centaurus
Description  pB, S, R, pgvmbM

Observing Notes

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

Small, faint, stellar core in a round halo about 2' across, companion IC3290 is 2' southwest

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

Round, 2' across, stellar core, IC3290 is 2' southwest

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

Small, round, stellar core, companion IC3290 just 2' west
Other Data Sources for NGC4373
Nearby objects for NGC4373
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.