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3towers Observatory Images of Selected NGC Objects: 1023-1977

 

All images are oriented with the North at the top and the West to the right.

 

Object Other Name(s); Comments 3towers Images Comments
NGC1023 Arp135 ngc1023.jpg (30483 bytes) This is the central galaxy of a diverse collection of galaxies in a 10x15 degree ellipse of the sky in parts of Andromeda, Triangulum, Aries, and Perseus (see Sky & Telescope, December 1999, page 126). This image is a composite of ten 60-second exposures added together.
NGC1058   ngc1058.jpg (26183 bytes) This galaxy is part of the NGC1023 Galaxy Group. This image is a composite of 20 60-second exposures added together.
NGC1333 NGC1333 is a patch of nebulosity around an 11th magnitude star. Dark nebulae Barnard1 and Barnard2 are to the north and south, respectively. ngc1333.jpg (32929 bytes) This image is a composite of twenty 60-second exposures added together.
NGC1491   ngc1491.jpg (26259 bytes) This image is a composite of thirty 60-second exposures added together.
NGC1579   ngc1579.jpg (27790 bytes) This image is a composite of thirty 60-second exposures added together.
NGC1600 NGC1600 is the large galaxy in the center of the image. Many other smaller galaxies are visible, including NGC1606, NGC1603, and NGC1601. ngc1600.jpg (28459 bytes) This image is a composite of thirty 60-second exposures added together.
NGC1622 The galaxies pictured are from left to right: NGC1625, NGC1622, and NGC1618. The bright star at the bottom of the image is 48-Nu Eridani, approximately magnitude 3.9. ngc1622.jpg (20138 bytes) This image is a composite of ten 60-second exposures added together.
NGC1624   ngc1624.jpg (36112 bytes) This image is a composite of twenty-five 60-second exposures added together.
NGC1664   NGC1664  
NGC1721/1723/1725/1728 The prominent spiral galaxy at the top of the image is NGC1723. The small cluster of galaxies at the bottom of the image are left to right: NGC1728, NGC1725, and NGC1721. ngc1725.jpg (24981 bytes) This image is a composite of thirty 60sec exposures added together.
NGC1759 Emission Nebula NGC1759  
NGC1893/IC410 IC410 is a large emission nebula in which is embedded the open cluster NGC1893. NGC1893  
NGC1931
 
H231; Stock9. This is an emission and reflection nebula surrounding a star cluster. ngc1931.jpg (26328 bytes)  
NGC1977 Running Man Nebula Running Man Nebula