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.

Autorska prava:

ESO, IAU and Sky & Telescope

O slici

Datum objavljivanja:4. maj 2011. 12:00
Povezana saopštenja:eso1115
Veličina:3338 x 3284 px

O objektu

Naziv:NGC 2442, Volans constellation
Tip:Unspecified : Sky Phenomenon : Night Sky : Constellation

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