Barred Spiral Galaxy NGC 2442

GC2442 is a barred (SBbc) spiral galaxy in Volans with a visual magnitude of 10.4 at Right Ascension (2000.0): 07:36:19.0 and Declination (2000.0): -69:31:30. It is approximately 5x6 arcminute. In this image, North is toward the upper left, East is to the lower left The field is approx. 10 x 10 arcmin.

Credit:

SSRO/PROMPT and NOIRLab/NSF/AURA

About the Image

Id:noao-ngc2442
Type:Observation
Release date:April 2, 2007, 6 p.m.
Related announcements:noaoann07014
Size:940 x 976 px

About the Object

Name:NGC 2442
Constellation:Volans
Category:Galaxies

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Coordinates

Position (RA):7 36 51.17
Position (Dec):-69° 36' 3.96"
Field of view:9.25 x 9.60 arcminutes
Orientation:North is 33.9° left of vertical