NGC 1300

NGC 1300

NGC 1300 is a barred spiral galaxy in Eridanus at a distance of 61 MLY. This galaxy is a member of the Eridanus Cluster of Galaxies.

NGC 1300 is one of the finest examples of this type of galaxy.

F . O .V.   Cropped to 68% of the 25 x 25 min of arc F. O. V.

Telescope.   16 Inch F 4.5 Newtonian.

Camera.    S Big ST4000 XCM OSC CCD.

Exposure and Dates.    !2 x 900 sec +  12 x 900 sec.   Dec 2012,  Jan 2018.

Location.    (Wiruna)  Ilford N.S.W.