Southern Pinwheel Galaxy - barred spiral galaxy
Southern Pinwheel Galaxy , is a barred spiral located in the constellation Hydra .
Southern Pinwheel Galaxy is magnitude 7.54*, is 14.7 million light-years away, and is 12.9' x 11.5' in size. For reference, the full moon is 30' (arc minutes) or 0.5° in size.
- Southern Pinwheel Galaxy
- barred spiral galaxy
- Magnitude (m):
- Distance (Mly):
- 14.7 Mly
- 12.9' x 11.5''
- Messier #:
* One can see up to magnitude 7-8 objects with perfect eyes under ideal dark sky conditions.
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