NGC 3227

Introduction | Map | My Own Photos | My Own Observations | References

On this page I collect my observations of the barred spiral galaxy NGC 3227 in the constellation Leo.

 

Introduction

The barred spiral galaxy NGC 3227 in the constellation Leo interacts wit the elliptical galaxy NGC 3226 and forms a group with it (Arp 94 or Holm 187).

NGC 3227 NGC 3226
Size: 4' x 1.9' (SkySafari)
Distance: 66 million light years (SkySafari)
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Size: 3.1' x 2.3' (SkySafari)
Distance: 76 million light years (SkySafari)
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Map

The barred spiral galaxy NGC 3227 in the constellation Leo and further DSO that I observed in February/March 2021 (Image Courtesy of SkySafari Astronomy, www.simulationcurriculum.com)

 

My Own Photos

eVscope

         

NGC 3227 - Mar 6, 2021; NGC 3226 on top

 

NGC 3227 - Mar 6, 2021; NGC 3226 on top

 

NGC 3227 - Mar 6, 2021; NGC 3226 on top

   
NGC 3227 - Mar 6, 2021, photo on top processed; NGC 3226 on top   NGC 3227 - Mar 6, 2021, photo on top processed; NGC 3226 on top   NGC 3227 - Mar 6, 2021, photo on top processed; NGC 3226 on top

 

My Own Observations

Observations March 2021

 

References

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