The Meathook Galaxy, NGC 2442, in the constellation of Volans

This chart shows the location of the peculiar spiral galaxy NGC 2442 within the constellation of Volans (The Flying Fish). This map shows most of the stars visible to the unaided eye under good conditions and the galaxy itself is marked as a small red ellipse surrounded by a red circle. This galaxy can be easily seen with a moderate-sized telescope.

Të drejtat:

ESO, IAU and Sky & Telescope

Rreth fotografisë

Id:eso1115d
Tipi:Hartë
Data e Publikimit:Maj 4, 2011, 12:00 CEST
Publikime të ngjashme:eso1115
Përmasat:3338 x 3284 px

Rreth objektit

Emri:NGC 2442, Volans constellation
Tipi:Unspecified : Sky Phenomenon : Night Sky : Constellation
Kategori:Illustrations

Formate Fotografish

JPEG i madh
657,2 KB

 

Shih dhe