Catalogues

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

Planetary Nebulae

Revised+Historic NGC/IC Version 22/9, © 2022 Dr. Wolfgang Steinicke [277]
Name RA Dec Type bMag vMag B-V SB Dim PA z D(z) MD Dreyer Description Identification, Remarks
NGC 4361 12 24 30.8 -18 47 03 PN 10.3 10.9 2.1 1.027 vB, L, R, vsmbMN, r ESO 573-PN19; PK 294+43.1; CS=13.2

Galaxies

Revised+Historic NGC/IC Version 22/9, © 2022 Dr. Wolfgang Steinicke [277]
Name RA Dec Type bMag vMag B-V SB Dim PA z D(z) MD Dreyer Description Identification, Remarks
NGC 3472 11 57 28.1 -19 37 26 Gx (S0) 15.1 14.3 0.8 13.2 0.8 × 0.6 5 0.007122 30.08 eF, S, R, gbM ESO 572-25
NGC 4024 11 58 31.5 -18 20 48 Gx (E/SB0) 12.7 11.7 1.0 12.7 1.9 × 1.6 70 0.005651 23.87 25.360 F, vS, iF, bM ESO 572-31; MCG -3-31-4
NGC 4027 11 59 30.5 -19 15 57 Gx (SBd) 11.7 11.1 0.6 13.1 3.3 × 2.4 167 0.005574 23.54 25.600 globular, pF, pL, R, rr, st 16 ESO 572-37; MCG -3-31-8; UGCA 260; VV 66; Arp 22; 1SZ 109; 8ZW 158; IRAS 11569-1859
NGC 4027 A 11 59 29.3 -19 19 55 Gx (IBm) 14.9 14.5 0.4 13.7 0.9 × 0.6 159 0.005827 24.61 globular, pF, pL, R, rr, st 16 ESO 572-36; MCG -3-31-7; VV 66; Arp 22
NGC 4033 12 00 34.7 -17 50 36 Gx (E6) 12.6 11.7 0.9 12.8 2.4 × 1.2 47 0.005544 23.42 21.680 pB, S, lE, bM ESO 572-42; MCG -3-31-11
NGC 4035 12 00 29.2 -15 56 57 Gx (SBbc) 14.2 13.4 0.8 13.4 1.1 × 1 0 0.005272 22.27 eF, pL, * 9 m 45° ± MCG -3-31-10; 1SZ 122; IRAS 11579-1540
NGC 4038 12 01 52.8 -18 51 52 Gx (SBm) 10.9 10.3 0.6 12.1 3.4 × 1.7 94 0.005477 23.13 20.880 pB, cL, R, vgbM ESO 572-47; MCG -3-31-14; UGCA 264; Arp 244; VV 245; Antennae
NGC 4039 12 01 53.8 -18 53 08 Gx (SBm) 10.9 10.3 0.6 12.2 3.3 × 1.7 55 0.005474 23.12 20.880 pF, pL ESO 572-48; MCG -3-31-15; UGCA 265; Arp 244; VV 245; Antennae
NGC 4050 12 02 53.9 -16 22 27 Gx (SBab) 13.1 12.2 0.9 14.1 3 × 2 85 0.005874 24.81 32.460 F, cL, iR, lbM MCG -3-31-16; IRAS 12003-1605
NGC 4094 12 05 53.9 -14 31 34 Gx (SBc) 12.7 12.0 0.7 13.8 4.1 × 1.5 62 0.004803 20.29 19.940 eF, L, pmE, vgbM, 2 st 11 nr MCG -2-31-16; UGCA 269; IRAS 12033-1414
NGC 4114 12 07 12.2 -14 11 05 Gx (SBa) 14.0 13.1 0.9 13.3 1.8 × 0.8 136 0.013663 57.71 cF, S, iR, gbM MCG -2-31-18; NPM1G -13.0366
NGC 4177 12 12 41.2 -14 00 50 Gx (Sc) 13.2 12.5 0.7 13.1 1.7 × 1.2 69 0.013619 57.53 vF, pL, R, vgbM MCG -2-31-21; IRAS 12101-1344
NGC 4188 12 14 07.4 -12 35 10 Gx (Sb) 14.5 13.7 0.8 12.6 0.7 × 0.6 80 0.014347 60.60 eF, pS MCG -2-31-23; IRAS 12115-1218
NGC 4225 12 16 38.3 -12 19 37 Gx (S0-a) 14.9 14.0 0.9 12.7 0.7 × 0.5 60 0.017319 73.15 F, eS, R, * 170°, 60" MCG -2-31-27; NPM1G -12.0397; IRAS 12140-1203
NGC 4263 12 19 42.2 -12 13 32 Gx (Sb) 13.4 12.6 0.8 12.1 1.2 × 0.6 125 0.013910 58.75 vF, pL, iF NGC 4265; MCG -2-32-1; IRAS 12171-1156
NGC 4329 12 23 20.7 -12 33 29 Gx (E5) 14.5 13.5 1.0 13.0 1.1 × 0.6 50 0.014153 59.78 vF, vS, R, bMN MCG -2-32-9
NGC 4462 12 29 21.0 -23 09 59 Gx (SBab) 12.8 12.0 0.8 13.2 3.1 × 1.1 124 0.005977 25.25 27.700 pB, pS, E 130°, sbM ESO 506-13; MCG -4-30-2; AM 1226-225; IRAS 12266-2253
NGC 4524 12 33 54.4 -12 01 38 Gx (Sbc) 14.2 13.4 0.8 13.1 1.3 × 0.8 80 0.015901 67.16 61.100 vF, iF, bM MCG -2-32-14; IRAS 12312-1145
NGC 4714 12 50 19.2 -13 19 28 Gx (E-S0) 13.7 12.7 1.0 13.5 1.6 × 1.2 150 0.014277 60.30 F, pS, R, gbM MCG -2-33-18
NGC 4722 12 51 32.3 -13 19 48 Gx (S0-a) 13.7 12.8 0.9 12.9 1.8 × 0.7 35 0.014487 61.19 2 vF, vS, f III 356 IC 3833; MCG -2-33-31; IRAS 12488-1303
NGC 4723 12 51 03.0 -13 14 12 Gx (Sm) 15.1 14.5 0.6 14.1 1.1 × 0.7 40 0.004360 18.42 2 vF, vS, f III 356 MCG -2-33-26
NGC 4724 12 50 53.6 -14 19 56 Gx (E-S0) 13.7 12.7 1.0 12.1 0.9 × 0.6 95 0.013960 58.97 F, vS, R, stellar, np of 2 MCG -2-33-22
NGC 4726 12 50 46.0 -14 16 04 Gx (S0) 15.8 14.8 1.0 12.6 1.2 × 0.2 75 0.025431 107.4 vF, 4' n of D neb
NGC 4727 12 50 57.2 -14 19 59 Gx (SBbc) 12.6 11.8 0.8 12.1 1.6 × 1.2 130 0.025000 105.6 F, pL, R, lbM, sf of 2 NGC 4740; MCG -2-33-23; IRAS 12483-1403
NGC 4748 1 12 52 12.6 -13 24 49 Gx (Sa) 14.6 13.7 0.9 12.9 0.8 × 0.7 45 0.014630 61.80 F, vS, iR, gbM MCG -2-33-34; IRAS 12495-1308
NGC 4748 2 12 52 12.9 -13 24 39 Gx (SB) 15.0 14.1 0.9 13.0 0.5 × 0.4 0.014350 60.00 F, vS, iR, gbM
NGC 4756 12 52 52.2 -15 24 45 Gx (E-S0) 13.4 12.4 1.0 13.1 1.7 × 1.3 50 0.013599 57.44 vF, pS, r MCG -2-33-39; DRCG 25-59
NGC 4763 12 53 27.1 -17 00 21 Gx (SBa) 13.1 12.4 0.7 12.2 1.2 × 0.8 125 0.013489 56.98 vF, S, lbM MCG -3-33-13; IRAS 12507-1643
NGC 4782 12 54 35.8 -12 34 09 Gx (E1) 12.7 11.7 1.0 13.0 1.8 × 1.7 155 0.015437 65.20 54.650 pF, pS, R, mbM, p of D neb MCG -2-33-50; VV 201; 3C 278
NGC 4783 12 54 36.4 -12 33 29 Gx (E0/P) 12.6 11.6 1.0 12.2 2.3 × 1.3 105 0.013279 56.09 54.650 pF, pS, R, mbM, f of D neb MCG -2-33-51; VV 201; 3C 278
NGC 4792 12 55 03.6 -12 29 48 Gx (S0) 15.2 14.2 1.0 12.4 0.7 × 0.3 140 0.014627 61.78 vS, R, 7' n np of II 538 NPM1G -12.0432
NGC 4794 12 55 10.4 -12 36 33 Gx (SBa) 14.5 13.6 0.9 13.6 1.7 × 0.7 153 0.013232 55.89 vF, S, 2 or 3 st near MCG -2-33-60
NGC 4802 12 55 49.6 -12 03 17 Gx (S0) 12.4 11.4 1.0 12.8 2.4 × 1.6 20 0.003139 13.26 11.500 vF, S, * 10 att MCG -2-33-61; IRAS 12532-1147
IC 761 12 05 53.6 -12 40 22 Gx (S0) 15.8 14.8 1.0 12.6 0.7 × 0.2 102 0.018259 77.12 Neb * 14m MCG -2-31-14; NPM1G -12.0389
IC 766 12 10 53.6 -12 39 17 Gx (S0-a) 14.9 14.0 0.9 12.9 1.3 × 0.3 165 0.014463 61.09 pB, E ns, sbMN = 14m MCG -2-31-20
IC 785 12 23 02.0 -13 13 23 Gx (Sc) 14.7 14.0 0.7 12.4 0.9 × 0.3 61 0.014927 63.05 F, vS, R, stell MCG -2-32-7; NPM1G -12.0404; IRAS 12204-1256
IC 786 12 23 10.9 -13 12 15 Gx (S0) 14.4 13.4 1.0 13.2 1 × 0.9 174 0.014673 61.98 vF, eS, R, stell MCG -2-32-8; NPM1G -12.0405
IC 806 12 42 08.4 -17 20 59 Gx (Sab) 15.2 14.4 0.8 13.3 0.7 × 0.6 135 0.034544 145.9 eF, eS, R, * 12 close MCG -3-32-19; NPM1G -17.0339
IC 807 12 42 12.4 -17 24 13 Gx (E-S0) 14.3 13.3 1.0 12.5 0.7 × 0.7 0.036595 154.5 99.100 pF, vS, R, gbM MCG -3-32-20; NPM1G -17.0340
IC 829 12 52 27.3 -15 31 05 Gx (S0-a) 14.6 13.7 0.9 12.6 0.7 × 0.6 126 0.016488 69.64 Neb * 13m MCG -2-33-37; NPM1G -15.0446; DRCG 25-45
IC 3799 12 48 59.5 -14 23 55 Gx (Scd) 14.4 13.7 0.7 13.2 2.4 × 0.3 30 0.012319 52.03 vF, pL, vmE 210°, 1st of 7 MCG -2-33-11; FGC 1502
IC 3819 12 50 16.3 -14 22 48 Gx (E3) 16.4 15.4 1.0 12.4 0.3 × 0.2 90 eF, vS, 2nd of 7 NPM1G -14.0474
IC 3822 12 50 22.6 -14 19 21 Gx (Sc) 15.2 14.5 0.7 13.1 1.2 × 0.1 33 0.014093 59.53 eF, vS, 3rd of 7 MCG -2-33-19
IC 3824 12 50 30.5 -14 25 31 Gx (E4) 15.6 14.6 1.0 12.6 0.5 × 0.3 0 0.042646 180.1 eF, vS, 4th of 7 NPM1G -14.0475
IC 3825 12 50 37.0 -14 28 58 Gx (S) 16.0 15.2 0.8 12.0 0.3 × 0.2 5 0.011928 50.38 eeF, vS, ? * 14, 5th of 7
IC 3831 12 51 18.5 -14 34 24 Gx (S0) 13.6 12.6 1.0 12.8 1.4 × 0.9 151 0.013032 55.05 F, vS, R, bM, 7th of 7 MCG -2-33-27
IC 3834 12 51 32.3 -14 13 15 Gx (Sb) 14.5 13.7 0.8 12.3 0.8 × 0.4 85 0.014647 61.87 vF, lbM, * 13 p 0'.8 MCG -2-33-30
IC 3838 12 50 51.8 -14 29 30 Gx (Sc) 14.1 13.4 0.7 12.6 0.8 × 0.7 60 0.014333 60.54 vF, S, lbM, * 13 s 0'.8 IC 3827; MCG -2-33-21; IRAS 12482-1413

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

References

  • [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