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Hockey Stick Galaxy

Hockey Stick Galaxy - barred spiral galaxy

Hockey Stick Galaxy, is a barred spiral located in the constellation Canes Venatici .

Hockey Stick Galaxy is magnitude 11*, and is 12.9' x 12.9' in size. For reference, the full moon is 30' (arc minutes) or 0.5° in size.

      1. Name:
      2. Hockey Stick Galaxy
      1. Type:
      2. barred spiral galaxy
      1. Magnitude (m):
      2. 11
      1. Size:
      2. 12.9' x 12.9''
      1. NGC:
      2. NGC 4565/4657

    * One can see up to magnitude 7-8 objects with perfect eyes under ideal dark sky conditions.



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