C61 - Antenna Galaxies
Caldwell 61 (NGC 4039) also known as the Antenna Galaxies is a colliding galaxy located within the constellation Corvus.
C61 is best viewed during Spring, is magnitude 13*, and can be viewed with telescope . It is 3.2 x 2.2' in size. For reference, the full moon is 30' (arc minutes) in size.
- Antenna Galaxies
- colliding galaxy
- 3.2 x 2.2'
- 12 01.9
- -18 53'
* The naked eye can see up to magnitude 8 objects under ideal dark sky conditions.