Deep Sky Object in Winter
NGC1337 (Galaxy in Eridanus)
|Date & Time: ||Oct 16 2004, from 28:11 to 28:30 JST(+0900)
|Composed 3 shots with 8 minutes exposed|
|Optical: ||Meade 25cm(10") Schmidt-Cassegrain with conversion lens (f=1600mm, F6.3)
|Auto-guided with Meade LX200 Equatorial & Pictor 201XT
|Digital Camera: ||Fujifilm FinePix S2 Pro
|Location: ||Ooizumi vil., Yamanashi pref.
|Camera Settings: ||Recording Format...12bit CCD-RAW, converted to 16bit TIFF(3024×2016)|
|CCD Sensitivity...ISO1600, White Balance...Auto|
NGC1337 is a bared galaxy in northern region of Eridanus.
You can find the galaxy out about 3 degrees east of zeta Eri. The galaxy has a edge-on angle, cannot be detect detailed structures.
A long axis is about 6 arc minutes and brightness has been estimated about 12th magnitude.
|NGC1337 / Galaxy, type SB(s)cd II-III|
|R.A.||03h 28m 5.9s (2000.0)|
|Dec.||-08° 23' 23" (2000.0)|
|Group of Galaxies||N/A|
|Other IDs||MCG-2-9-42, PGC12916|