IC 2574

Type Location r.a. dec. Size Magnitude Distance
Galaxy Ursa Major 10h28.4 +68°25' 12.3' x 6' 11 12 Mly

 IC 2574 was first classified as a nebula but is actually a dwarf irregular galaxy in the constellation Ursa Major and is part of the M81 group of galaxies, at a distance of about 12 million light-years.

IC 2574, Coddington's nebula

Date Telescope Binning Exp Time (s) Special processing Notes
Feb 15, 2004 Centurion
L 1:1
RGB 2:1
L 6x300
R,G,B 2x300
LRGB, Max Entropy, DDP Very low surface brightness