NGC5005
DSS image of NGC5005
Digitized Sky Survey image of NGC5005, 30' x 30' with north at top and west to the right

DSS image of NGC5005
Overlaid DSS image of NGC5005, 30' x 30' with north at top and west to the right
GC 3437, h 1547, H I-96, IRAS 13086+3719, MCG+06-29-052, PGC 45749, UGC 8256

Type  Galaxy
Magnitude  10.3
Size  5.8' x 2.8' @ 65°
RA (2000)  13h 10' 56.2"
Dec (2000)  37° 3' 33" N
Constellation  Canes Venatici
Description  vB, vL, vmE 66°, vsbMN

Observing Notes

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

Edge-on, bright, 5'x2' southwest-northeast, bright core, no other structure noted

Andrew Cooper
8 May 2005 Caballo Loco Ranch, Pima Co., AZ (map)
46cm f/4.5 Deep Violet

Good sized, bright, elongated 6:1 east-west, distinct core, no structure noted in halo

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

Long; nucleus. E. of Rosse, dark lanes?
Other Data Sources for NGC5005
Nearby objects for NGC5005
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.