Asteroid Zoo Talk

Galaxy or?

  • djsimister by djsimister

    It looks a bit odd to me? unless it's just an unusually shaped #galaxy merger
    opinions valued and welcome.For example....let me know if you think i should have my eyes tested. I wont be offended honest :~/


  • hightower73 by hightower73

    yes its a known galaxy, its NGC 3367, the lowest and biggest bright star is tycho-2 852-673-1.

    Its just under the constalation of Leo, its cordinates are

    Center (RA, Dec): (161.623, 13.736)

    Center (RA, hms): 10h 46m 29.475s

    Center (Dec, dms): +13° 44' 10.720"

    Size: 10.7 x 10.7 arcmin

    Radius: 0.126 deg

    Pixel scale: 2.5 arcsec/pixel

    Orientation: Up is 180 degrees E of N


  • djsimister by djsimister in response to hightower73's comment.

    @hightower73 Really nice of you to have taken the time to look up and post up its profile Big Thanks again because I've just read your post on how to go about Finding out such things as this
    .It's quite brilliantly uncomplicated and easy to use and will help and enable many many others to do this independently. Now, that' is cool :~}


  • hightower73 by hightower73 in response to djsimister's comment.

    Your very welcome. im still learning things myself, but many thanks for your kind words