Deep Sky Object in Spring
NGC3319 (Galaxy in Ursa Major)
|Date & Time: ||May 2 2011, from 22:21 to 23:12 JST(+0900)
|Composed 6shots with 10 minutes exposed|
|Optical: ||Meade 25cm(10") Schmidt-Cassegrain (f=2500mm, F10.0)
|Auto-guided with Meade LX200 Equatorial & Pictor 201XT
|Digital Camera: ||Nikon D700
|Location: ||Ooizumi, Hokuto city, Yamanashi pref.
|Camera Settings: ||Recording Format...14bit CCD-RAW, converted to 16bit TIFF(2784×1848)|
|Device Size...DX Format (24×16mm)|
NGC3319 is a medium sized barred galaxy in southern region of Ursa Major, positioned at 3 degrees east of mu UMa,
a tip star of Big Bear's hind leg. The galaxy has an elongated central bulge stretched in NE to SW and dimmed arms wound up surrounding it.
|NGC3319 / Galaxy, type SB(rs)cd II-III|
|R.A.||10h 39m 09.5s (2000.0)|
|Dec.||+41° 41' 13" (2000.0)|
|Group of Galaxies|| -|
|Other IDs||UGC 5789, CGCG 212-33|
MCG +7-22-36, KUG 1036+419
Kara 428, PGC 31671
Moreover, this image shows tiny lights distributed in upper left hand side,
this region is equivalent to a small galaxy cluster of Abell 1056, floating at much farther than NGC3319.