Caldwell object C48 is a spiral galaxy located within the constellation Cancer.
Caldwell C48 is best viewed during Spring, is magnitude 10.*, and can be viewed with small telescope. It is 4.5 x 3° in size. For reference, the full moon is 30' (arc minutes) in size.
- spiral galaxy
- small telescope
- 4.5 x 3'
- 09 10.3
- +07 02'
* The naked eye can see up to magnitude 8 objects under ideal dark sky conditions.
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