NGC5251
DSS image of NGC5251
Digitized Sky Survey image of NGC5251, 15' x 15' with north at top and west to the right

DSS image of NGC5251
Overlaid DSS image of NGC5251, 15' x 15' with north at top and west to the right

Type  Galaxy
Magnitude  13.8
Size  0.7' x 0.7'
RA (2000)  13h 37' 24.7"
Dec (2000)  27° 25' 9" N
Constellation  Boötes
Description  vF, S, vlE

Observing Notes
This object has no observations in the database
Other Data Sources for NGC5251
Nearby objects for NGC5251
10 objects found within 120'
IC4283 IC4287 IC4297
IC4307 NGC5251 IC4313
IC4314 NGC5263
NGC5272
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.