IC 1838


IC 1838 (also known as MCG+03-08-002 or LEDA 10389) is a spiral galaxy of type Sc.[4] It lies in the Taurus constellation, 471 million light years away from Earth. It has a diameter of 13,046.5 light years and a thickness of 1,304.7 light years.[citation needed]

IC 1838
Observation data (J2000 epoch)
Right ascension02h 44m 42.98494s[1]
Declination+19° 27′ 18.5167″[1]
Helio radial velocity7,597[3] km/s
Distance (comoving)471.4 Mly (144.54 Mpc)[3]
Apparent size (V)0.530 × 0.265″[5]
Other designations
MCG+03-08-002, LEDA 10389,[6] PGC 10389, CGCG463-5[4]


  1. ^ a b Brown, A. G. A.; et al. (Gaia collaboration) (August 2018). "Gaia Data Release 2: Summary of the contents and survey properties". Astronomy & Astrophysics. 616. A1. arXiv:1804.09365. Bibcode:2018A&A...616A...1G. doi:10.1051/0004-6361/201833051. Gaia DR2 record for this source at VizieR.
  2. ^ Paturel, G.; et al. (2002). Comparison LEDA/SIMBAD octobre 2002. Catalogue to be published in 2003. LEDA. Bibcode:2002LEDA.........0P.
  3. ^ a b Tully, R. Brent; et al. (2016). "Cosmicflows-3". The Astronomical Journal. 152 (2): 50. arXiv:1605.01765. Bibcode:2016AJ....152...50T. doi:10.3847/0004-6256/152/2/50.
  4. ^ a b c Paturel, G.; et al. (December 2003), "HYPERLEDA. I. Identification and designation of galaxies", Astronomy and Astrophysics, 412: 45–55, Bibcode:2003A&A...412...45P, doi:10.1051/0004-6361:20031411.
  5. ^ Skrutskie, Michael F.; Cutri, Roc M.; Stiening, Rae; Weinberg, Martin D.; Schneider, Stephen E.; Carpenter, John M.; Beichman, Charles A.; Capps, Richard W.; Chester, Thomas; Elias, Jonathan H.; Huchra, John P.; Liebert, James W.; Lonsdale, Carol J.; Monet, David G.; Price, Stephan; Seitzer, Patrick; Jarrett, Thomas H.; Kirkpatrick, J. Davy; Gizis, John E.; Howard, Elizabeth V.; Evans, Tracey E.; Fowler, John W.; Fullmer, Linda; Hurt, Robert L.; Light, Robert M.; Kopan, Eugene L.; Marsh, Kenneth A.; McCallon, Howard L.; Tam, Robert; Van Dyk, Schuyler D.; Wheelock, Sherry L. (1 February 2006). "The Two Micron All Sky Survey (2MASS)". The Astronomical Journal. 131: 1163–1183. doi:10.1086/498708. ISSN 0004-6256.
  6. ^ "IC 1838". SIMBAD. Centre de données astronomiques de Strasbourg. Retrieved 2020-01-15.

External linksEdit

  • Deep-Sky Catalogue