Kataloge

Musca / New General & Index Catalogue (NGC/IC)

Planetarische Nebel

Revised+Historic NGC/IC Version 22/9, © 2022 Dr. Wolfgang Steinicke [277]
Name RA Dec Typ bMag vMag B-V SB Dim PA z D(z) MD Dreyer Beschreibung Identifikation, Anmerkungen
NGC 4071 12 04 15.3 -67 18 33 PN 12.9 13.0 1.27 1.800 vF, vS, R, bM *, am st PK 298-4.1; ESO 94-PN12; AM 1201-670
NGC 5189 13 33 32.9 -65 58 25 PN 10.3 2.33 1.682 !, B, pL, cE, bM, curved axis, 4 st inv IC 4274; PK 307-3.1; ESO 96-PN16; AM 1329-654; CS=14.1
IC 4191 13 08 47.5 -67 38 35 PN 12.0 10.6 0.08 3.374 Planetary, stellar PK 304-4.1; ESO 96-PN2

Galaktische Nebel

Revised+Historic NGC/IC Version 22/9, © 2022 Dr. Wolfgang Steinicke [277]
Name RA Dec Typ bMag vMag B-V SB Dim PA z D(z) MD Dreyer Beschreibung Identifikation, Anmerkungen
IC 2966 11 50 12.9 -64 52 17 EN 3 × 2 pL, bM ESO 94-EN8

Offene Sternhaufen

Revised+Historic NGC/IC Version 22/9, © 2022 Dr. Wolfgang Steinicke [277]
Name RA Dec Typ bMag vMag B-V SB Dim PA z D(z) MD Dreyer Beschreibung Identifikation, Anmerkungen
NGC 4463 12 29 55.2 -64 47 22 OCL (I3p) 7.2 6 1.050 Cl, P, vlC OCL 885; ESO 95-SC10
NGC 4815 12 57 58.3 -64 57 42 OCL (I3m) 8.6 5 3.079 Cl, pL, pRi, iF, st 10…18 OCL 893; ESO 96-SC1

Kugelsternhaufen

Revised+Historic NGC/IC Version 22/9, © 2022 Dr. Wolfgang Steinicke [277]
Name RA Dec Typ bMag vMag B-V SB Dim PA z D(z) MD Dreyer Beschreibung Identifikation, Anmerkungen
NGC 4372 12 25 45.4 -72 39 31 GCL (XII) 7.2 5 5.800 globular, pF, L, R, st 12…16 GCL 19; ESO 64-SC6
NGC 4833 12 59 35.0 -70 52 27 GCL (VIII) 8.4 14 6.600 globular, B, L, R, g, vsbM, st 12 GCL 21; ESO 65-SC4

Galaxien

Revised+Historic NGC/IC Version 22/9, © 2022 Dr. Wolfgang Steinicke [277]
Name RA Dec Typ bMag vMag B-V SB Dim PA z D(z) MD Dreyer Beschreibung Identifikation, Anmerkungen
IC 2980 11 57 30.0 -73 41 06 Gx (E3) 13.4 12.4 1.0 12.7 1.2 × 1 42 0.006978 29.47 eeF, eS, R, cbM ESO 39-5

Legend

Key to columns [277]
Name NGC/IC Designation
RA Right Ascension (J2000.0)
Dec Declination (J2000.0)
Type Object type
bMag Photographic (blue) magnitude
vMag Visual magnitude
B-V Difference of visual and blue magnitude
SB Surface brightness (mag/arcmin2)
Dim Dimensions (arcmin)
PA Position Angle (°)
z Redshift (from NED or LEDA)
D(z) Distance derived from z in Mpc, using D(z) = cz/H0, with Hubble Parameter H0 = 71 (km/s)/Mpc
MD Metric distance: for galaxies with S = 1, 6, 7 or 8 in Mpc (from NED); for other types with S = 2, 3, 4, or 5 in kpc
Dreyer Description See below
Identification, Remarks

Dreyer Description

Descriptions according to J.L.E. Dreyer [313, 314, 315]
ab about
alm almost
am among
annul annular or ring nebula
att attached
b brighter
bet between
biN binuclear
bn brightest to n side
bs brightest to s side
bp brightest to p side
bf brightest to f side
B bright
c considerably
chev chevelure
co coarse, coarsely
com cometic (cometary form)
comp companion
conn connected
cont in contact
C compressed
Cl cluster
d diameter
def defined
dif diffused
diffic difficult
dist distance, or distant
D double
e extremely, excessively
ee most extremely
er easily resolvable
exc excentric
E extended
f following (eastward)
F faint
g gradually
glob. globular
gr group
i irregular
iF irregular figure
inv involved, involving
l little (adv.); long (adj.)
L large
m much
m magnitude
M middle, or in the middle
n north
neb nebula
nebs nebulous
neby nebulosity
nf north following
np north preceding
ns north-south
nr near
N nucleus, or to a nucleus
p preceding (westward)
pf preceding-following
p pretty (adv., before F. B. L, S)
pg pretty gradually
pm pretty much
ps pretty suddenly
plan planetary nebula (same as PN)
prob probably
P poor (sparse) in stars
PN planetary nebula
r resolvable (mottled, not resolved)
rr partially resolved, some stars seen
rrr well resolved, clearly consisting of stars
R round
RR exactly round
Ri rich in stars
s suddenly (abruptly)
s south
sf south following
sp south preceding
sc scattered
sev several
st stars (pl.)
st 9... stars of 9th magnitude and fainter
st 9..13 stars of mag. 9 to 13
stell stellar, pointlike
susp suspected
S small in angular size
S* small (faint) star
trap trapezium
triangle triangle, forms a triangle with
triN trinuclear
v very
vv _very_
var variable
* a single star
*10 a star of 10th magnitude
*7-8 star of mag. 7 or 8
** double star (same as D*)
*** triple star
! remarkable
!! very much so
!!! a magnificent or otherwise interesting object

Quellenangaben

  • [277] «Historische Deep-Sky Kataloge» von Dr. Wolfgang Steinicke; klima-luft.de/steinicke (2021-02-17)
  • [313] «A New General Catalogue of Nebulae and Clusters of Stars, being the Catalogue of the late Sir John F.W. Herschel, Bart., revised, corrected, and enlarged» Dreyer, J. L. E. (1888); Memoirs of the Royal Astronomical Society. 49: 1–237; Bibcode:1888MmRAS..49....1D
  • [314] «Index Catalogue of Nebulæ found in the years 1888 to 1894, with Notes and Corrections to the New General Catalogue» Dreyer, J. L. E.; Memoirs of the Royal Astronomical Society, Vol. 51, p.185; 1895; Bibcode:1895MmRAS..51..185D
  • [315] «Second Index Catalogue of Nebulae and Clusters of Stars; containing objects found in the years 1895 to 1907, with Notes and Corrections to the New General Catalogue and to the Index Catalogue for 1888–94» Dreyer, J. L. E. (1910); Memoirs of the Royal Astronomical Society. 59: 105–198; Bibcode:1910MmRAS..59..105D