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NGC 3250C - Intermediate Spiral Galaxy in Antlia

NGC 3250C is a Intermediate Spiral Galaxy in the Antlia constellation. NGC 3250C is situated south of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern emisphere.

NGC 3250C
Galaxy
Antlia
  • NGC 3250C is below the horizon from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]. See also rise and set times.
  • Given its visual magnitude of 14.23, NGC 3250C is visible with the help of a telescope havng an aperture of 14 inches (350mm) or more.
Available Resources for NGC 3250C - Intermediate Spiral Galaxy in Antlia

Photometric information of NGC 3250C

The following table lists the magnitude of NGC 3250C in different bands of the electomagnetic spectrum (when available), from the B band (445nm wavelength, corresponding to the Blue color), to the V band ( 551nm wavelength, corresponding to Green/Yellow color), to the J, H, K bands (corresponding to 1220nm, 1630nm, 2190nm wavelengths respectively, which are colors not visible to the human eye).

14.28
14.23
10.64
9.88
9.58

For more information about photometry in astronomy, check the photometric system article on Wikipedia.

The surface brightess reported below is an indication of the brightness per unit of angular area of NGC 3250C.

23.77 mag/arcsec2

Apparent size of NGC 3250C

The following table reports NGC 3250C apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of NGC 3250C is a visual representation of it.
1.91 arcmin
0.7 arcmin
58°

Digitized Sky Survey image of NGC 3250C

The image below is a photograph of NGC 3250C from the Digitized Sky Survey 2 (DSS2 - see the credits section) taken in the red channel. The area of sky represented in the image is 0.5x0.5 degrees (30x30 arcmins).

Image of NGC 3250C - Intermediate Spiral Galaxy in Antlia star
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DSS2 image of NGC 3250C in the Red band. The green region on the image is a representation of the major (1.91 arcmin) and minor (0.7 arcmin) axes of the object's apparent size.

NGC 3250C - Intermediate Spiral Galaxy in Antlia morphological classification

NGC 3250C - Intermediate Spiral Galaxy in Antlia is classified as Intermediate Spiral (SABa) according to the Hubble and de Vaucouleurs galaxy morphological classification. The diagram below shows a visual representation of the position of NGC 3250C - Intermediate Spiral Galaxy in Antlia in the Hubble de Vaucouleurs sequence.

NGC 3250C - Intermediate Spiral Galaxy in Antlia
Visualization of the morphological classification of NGC 3250C - Intermediate Spiral Galaxy in Antlia, Intermediate Spiral (SABa).
Credits for the background image: Antonio Ciccolella / M. De Leo / CC BY

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of NGC 3250C

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 3250C are provided in the following table:

10h 27m 42s
-40° 00’ 08”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 3250C in the sky. The first chart has a field of view of 60° while the second one has a field of view of 10°.

Finder chart NGC 3250C - Intermediate Spiral Galaxy in Antlia star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 3250C - Intermediate Spiral Galaxy in Antlia.

Finder chart NGC 3250C - Intermediate Spiral Galaxy in Antlia star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 3250C - Intermediate Spiral Galaxy in Antlia.

Rise ans set times of NGC 3250C from your location

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

NGC 3250C - Intermediate Spiral Galaxy in Antlia is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]