IC 1613

Type Location r.a. dec. Size Magnitude Distance
Galaxy Cet 01h04.8 +02°07' 12' x 11' 9.9 2.4 Mly

IC 1613 (also known as Caldwell 51) is an irregular dwarf galaxy in the constellation Cetus at a distance of about 2.4 million light-years.
IC 1613 is a member of our Local Group of galaxies, which includes M31 and M33.

IC 1613

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Date Telescope Binning Exp Time (s) Special processing Notes
Oct 20, 2007 Centurion
L 1:1
RGB 2:1
L 6x300
R,G,B 2x300
LRGB, Max Entropy, DDP Very low surface brightness