DSS image of NGC5728
Digitized Sky Survey image of NGC5728, 15' x 15' with north at top and west to the right

DSS image of NGC5728
Overlaid DSS image of NGC5728, 15' x 15' with north at top and west to the right
GC 3977, h 1866, H I-184, IRAS 14396-1702, MCG-03-37-005, PGC 52521

Type  Galaxy
Magnitude  12.8
Size  3.1' x 1.8' @ 30°
RA (2000)  14h 42' 24.0"
Dec (2000)  17° 15' 12" S
Constellation  Libra
Description  pF, pL, pmE 45° ±, mbM, * 10 s

Observing Notes

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

Bright, elongated 1'x2' northeast-southwest, modest core
Other Data Sources for NGC5728
Nearby objects for NGC5728
6 objects found within 120'
IC4476 NGC5716 NGC5728
NGC5726 NGC5744 NGC5757
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.