Caldwell Catalogue

 

 

NGC/IC

Constellation

Type

R.A.

(2000.0)

Dec.

 

Mag

Size (΄)

Notes

1

188

Cepheus

Open cluster

00h

44.4 m

+85°

20΄

8.1

14

 

2

40

Cepheus

Planetary nebula

00 h

13.0 m

+72°

32΄

12.4

0.8

 

3

4236

Draco

Sb galaxy

12 h

16.7 m

+69°

28΄

9.7

19 x 7

 

4

7023

Cepheus

Nebula

21 h

01.8 m

+68°

12΄

18 x 18

Bright reflection nebula

5

IC 342

Camelopardalis

SBc galaxy

03 h

46.8 m

+63°

06΄

9.2

18 x 17

 

6

6543

Draco

Planetary nebula

17 h

58.6 m

+66°

38΄

8.1

0.3/5.6

Cat’s Eye Nebula

7

2403

Camelopardalis

S0 galaxy

07 h

36.9 m

+65°

36΄

8.4

18 x 10

 

8

559

Cassiopeia

Open cluster

01 h

29.5 m

+83°

18΄

9.5

4

 

9

8h2-158

Cepheus

Bright nebula

22 h

56.8 m

+62°

37΄

50 x 10

Cave Nebula

10

663

Cassiopeia

Open cluster

01 h

46.0 m

+61°

15΄

7.1

16

 

11

7635

Cassiopeia

Bright nebula

23 h

20.7 m

+61°

12΄

15 x 8

Bubble Nebula

12

6946

Cepheus

Sc galaxy

20 h

34.8 m

+60°

09΄

8.9

11 x 10

 

13

457

Cassiopeia

Open cluster

01 h

19.1 m

+58°

20΄

6.4

13

Phi Cas Cluster

14

669/884

Perseus

Double cluster

02 h

20.0 m

+57°

08΄

4.3

30 and 30

Sword Hand region

15

6826

Cygnus

Planetary nebula

19 h

44.8 m

+50°

31΄

8.8

0.5/2.3

Blinking Nebula

16

7243

Lacerta

Open cluster

22 h

15.3 m

+49°

53΄

6.4

21

 

17

147

Cassiopeia

dE4 galaxy

00 h

33.2 m

+48°

30΄

9.3

13 x 8

 

18

185

Cassiopeia

dE0 galaxy

00 h

39.0 m

+48°

20΄

9.2

12 x 10

 

19

IC 6148

Cygnus

Bright nebula

21 h

53.5 m

+47°

16΄

12 x 12

Cocoon Nebula

20

7000

Cygnus

Bright nebula

20 h

28.8 m

+44°

20΄

120 x 100

North America nebula

21

4449

Canes Venatici

Irregular galaxy

12 h

28.2 m

+44°

06΄

9.4

5 x 4

 

22

7662

Andromeda

Planetary nebula

23 h

25.9 m

+42°

33΄

8.3

0.3/2.2

 

23

891

Andromeda

Sb galaxy

02 h

22.6 m

+42°

21΄

9.9

14 x 3

 

24

1275

Perseus

Seyfert galaxy

03 h

19.8 m

+41°

31΄

11.6

2.6 x 2

Perseus A radio source

25

2419

Lynx

Globular cluster

07 h

38.1 m

+38°

53΄

10.4

4.1

 

26

4244

Canes Venatici

S galaxy

12 h

17.5 m

+37°

49΄

10.2

16 x 2.5

 

27

8888

Cygnus

Bright nebula

20 h

12.0 m

+38°

21΄

20 x 10

Crescent Nebula

28

752

Andromeda

Open cluster

01 h

57.8 m

+37°

41΄

5.7

50

 

29

6005

Canes Venatici

Sb galaxy

13 h

10.9 m

+37°

03΄

9.8

5.4 x 2

 

30

7331

Pegasus

Sb galaxy

22 h

37.1 m

+34°

25΄

9.5

11 x 4

 

31

IC 405

Auriga

Bright nebula

05 h

16.2 m

+34°

16΄

30 x 19

Flaming Star Nebula

32

4631

Canes Venatici

S0 galaxy

12 h

42.1 m

+32°

32΄

9.3

15 x 3

 

33

6992/5

Cygnus

SN remnant

20 h

58.4 m

+31°

43΄

60 x 6

Eastern Veil Nebula

34

6960

Cygnus

SN remnant

20 h

45.7 m

+30°

43΄

70 x 6

Western Veil Nebula

35

4889

Coma Berenices

E4 galaxy

13 h

00.1 m

+27°

59΄

11.4

3 x 2

Brightest in Coma Cluster

36

4559

Coma Bernices

S0 galaxy

12 h

36.0 m

+27°

58΄

9.8

10 x 5

 

37

6885

Vulpecula

Open cluster

20 h

12.0 m

+26°

29΄

5.9

7

 

38

4585

Coma Berenices

Sb galaxy

12 h

36.3 m

+25°

59΄

9.6

16 x 3

 

39

2392

Gemini

Planetary nebula

07 h

29.2 m

+20°

55΄

9.2

0.2/0.7

Eskimo Nebula

40

3626

Leo

Sb galaxy

11 h

20.1 m

+18°

21΄

10.9

3 x 2

 

41

-

Taurus

Open cluster

04 h

27 m

+16°

 

0.5

330

Hyades

42

7006

Dephinus

Globular cluster

21 h

01.5 m

+16°

11΄

10.6

2.8

Very distant globular

43

4814

Pegasus

Sb galaxy

00 h

03.3 m

+16°

09΄

10.5

6 x 2

 

44

7479

Pegasus

SBb galaxy

23 h

04.9 m

+12°

19΄

11.0

4 x 3

 

45

5248

Boötes

Sc galaxy

13 h

37.5 m

+08°

53΄

10.2

6 x 4

 

46

2261

Monoceros

Bright nebula

08 h

39.2 m

+08°

44΄

2 x 1

Hubble’s Variable Nebula

47

6934

Delphinus

Globular cluster

20 h

34.2 m

+07°

24΄

5.9

6.0

 

48

2775

Cancer

Sa galaxy

09 h

10.3 m

+07°

02΄

10.3

4.5 x 3

 

49

2237.9

Monoceros

Bright nebula

06 h

32.3 m

+05°

03΄

80 x 60

Rosette Nebula

50

2244

Monoceros

Open cluster

05 h

32.4 m

+04°

52΄

4.6

24

 

51

IO 1613

Cetus

Irregular galaxy

01 h

04.8 m

+02°

07΄

9.3

12 x 11

 

52

4697

Virgo

E4 galaxy

12 h

48.8 m

-05°

48΄

9.3

6 x 4

 

53

3115

Sextans

E6 galaxy

10 h

05.2 m

-07°

43΄

9.1

6 x 3

Spindle Galaxy

54

2508

Monoceros

Open cluster

08 h

00.2 m

-10°

47΄

7.6

7

 

55

7009

Aquarius

Planetary nebula

21 h

04.2 m

-11°

22΄

8.0

0.4/1.6

Saturn Nebula

56

248

Cetus

Planetary nebula

00 h

47.0 m

-11°

53΄

10.9

3.8

 

57

6822

Sagittarius

Irregular galaxy

19 h

44.9 m

-14°

48΄

8.8

10 x 9

Barnard’s Galaxy

58

2360

Canis Major

Open cluster

07 h

17.8 m

-15°

37΄

7.2

13

 

59

3242

Hydra

Planetary nebula

10 h

24.8 m

-18°

38΄

7.8

0.3/2.1

Ghost of Jupiter

60

4038

Corvus

S0 galaxy

12 h

01.9 m

-18°

52΄

10.7

2.8 x 2

 

61

4039

Corvus

Sp galaxy

12 h

01.9 m

-18°

53΄

10.7

3 x 2

 

62

247

Cetus

S galaxy

00 h

47.1 m

-20°

46΄

9.1

20 x 7

 

63

7283

Aquarius

Planetary nebula

22 h

2 9.6 m

-20°

48΄

7.3

13

Helix Nebula

64

2362

Canis Major

Open cluster

07 h

18. 8 m

-24°

57΄

4.1

6

Tau CMa Cluster

65

283

Sculptor

Scp galaxy

00 h

47.8 h m

-25°

17΄

7.1

25 x 7

Sculptor Galaxy

66

5694

Hydra

Globular cluster

14 h

39.6 m

-26°

32΄

10.2

3.6

 

67

1097

Fornax

SBb galaxy

02 h

46.3 m

-30°

17΄

9.2

9 x 7

 

68

6729

Corona Australis

Bright nebula

19 h

01.9 m

-36°

57΄

1.0

R CrA Nebula

69

6302

Scorpius

Planetary nebula

17 h

13.7 m

-37°

06΄

9.6

0.8

Bug Nebula

70

300

Sculptor

Sd galaxy

00 h

54.9 m

-37°

41΄

8.7

20 x 13

 

71

2477

Puppis

Open cluster

07 h

52.3 m

-38°

33΄

5.8

27

 

72

65

Sculptor

SB galaxy

00 h

14.9 m

-39°

11΄

7.9

32 x 6

Brightest in Sculptor

73

1851

Columba

Globular cluster

05 h

14.1 m

-40°

03΄

7.3

11

 

74

3132

Vela

Planetary nebula

10 h

07.7 m

-40°

26΄

9.4

0.8

 

75

6124

Scorpius

Open cluster

16 h

25.6 m

-40°

40΄

5.8

29

 

76

6231

Scorpius

Open cluster

16 h

54.0 m

-41°

48΄

2.6

15

 

77

6128

Centaurus

Peculiar radio galaxy

13 h

25.5 m

-43°

01΄

7.0

18 x 14

Cen A radio Source

78

6541

Corona Australis

Globular cluster

18 h

08.0 m

-43°

42΄

6.6

13

 

79

3201

Vela

Globular cluster

10 h

17.6 m

-46°

25΄

6.7

18

 

80

5139

Centaurus

Globular cluster

13 h

26.8 m

-47°

29΄

3.8

36

Omega Centauri

81

8352

Ara

Globular cluster

17 h

25.5 m

-48°

25΄

6.1

7

 

82

6193

Ara

Open cluster

16 h

41.3 m

-48°

46΄

5.2

15

 

83

4945

Centaurus

SBc galaxy

13 h

05.4 m

-49°

28΄

8.7

20 x 4

 

84

5286

Centaurus

Globular cluster

13 h

46.4 m

-51°

22΄

7.6

9

 

85

IC 2391

Vela

Open cluster

08 h

40.2 m

-53°

04΄

2.5

50

o Vel Cluster

86

8397

Ara

Globular cluster

17 h

40.7 m

-53°

40΄

5.6

26

 

87

1281

Horologium

Globular cluster

03 h

12.3 m

-55°

13΄

8.4

7

 

88

5823

Circinus

Open cluster

15 h

05.7 m

-55°

36΄

7.9

10

 

89

6087

Norma

Open cluster

16 h

18.9 m

-57°

54΄

5.4

12

S Nor Cluster

90

2887

Carina

Planetary nebula

09 h

21.4 m

-58°

19΄

0.2

 

91

3632

Carina

Open cluster

11 h

06.4 m

-58°

40΄

3.0

55

 

92

3372

Carina

Bright nebula

10 h

43.8 m

-59°

52΄

120 x 120

Eta Carinae Nebula

93

8752

Pavo

Globular cluster

19 h

10.9 m

-59°

59΄

5.4

20

 

94

4755

Crux

Open cluster

12 h

53.6 m

-60°

20΄

4.2

10

Jewel Box Cluster

95

6025

Triangulum Aus.

Open cluster

16 h

03.7 m

-60°

30΄

5.1

12

 

96

2516

Carina

Open cluster

07 h

58.3 m

-60°

52΄

3.8

30

 

97

3768

Centaurus

Open cluster

11 h

36.1 m

-61°

37΄

5.3

12

 

98

4609

Crux

Open cluster

12 h

42.3 m

-62°

58΄

8.9

5

 

99

Crux

Dark nebula

12 h

53 m

-63°

 

400 x 300

Coalsack

100

[IC 2944]

Centaurus

Open cluster

11 h

36.6 m

-63°

02΄

4.5

15

Lambda Cen Cluster

101

6744

Pavo

SBb galaxy

19 h

09.8 m

-63°

51΄

8.3

16 x 10

 

102

IC 2602

Carina

Open cluster

10 h

43.2 m

-64°

24΄

1.9

50

Theta Cas Cluster

103

2070

Dorado

Bright nebula

05 h

38.7 m

-69°

06΄

40 x 25

Tarantula Nebula

104

382

Tucana

Globular cluster

01 h

03.2 m

-70°

51΄

6.6

13

 

105

4833

Musca

Globular cluster

12 h

59.6 m

-70°

53΄

7.3

14

 

106

104

Tucana

Globular cluster

00 h

24.1 m

-72°

05΄

4.0

31

47 Tucanae

107

6101

Apus

Globular cluster

16 h

25.8 m

-72°

12΄

9.3

11

 

108

4372

Musca

Globular cluster

12 h

25.8 m

-72°

40΄

7.8

19

 

109

3195

Chamaeleon

Planetary nebula

10 h

09.5 m

-80°

52΄

0.6