C65 - Sculptor Galaxy
Caldwell 65 (NGC 253) also known as the Sculptor Galaxy is a spiral galaxy located within the constellation Sculptor.
C65 is best viewed during Fall, is magnitude 7.1*, and can be viewed with binoculars. It is 25 x 7' in size. For reference, the full moon is 30' (arc minutes) in size.
- Sculptor Galaxy
- spiral galaxy
- 25 x 7'
- 00 47.6
- -25 17'
* The naked eye can see up to magnitude 8 objects under ideal dark sky conditions.