Caldwell 7 is an intermediate spiral galaxy object of interest in space. It lies at a distance of 8 MLy light years away in the constellation of Camelopardalis.
It is also referred to as NGC(2403) in the New General Catalogue. This is a list of deep space objects that was compiled by John Louis Emil Dreyer in 1888 in an update to John Herschel earlier catalogue. Caldwell 7 was discovered in 1788 by Sir William Herschel.
The Intermediate Spiral Galaxy's location is 7:36:51.4 (R.A.) and 65:36:09 (Dec.). Its Visual (Apparent) Brightness is 8.90 Magnitude . The object can not be seen by the naked eye, you need a telescope to see it.
|Type||Intermediate Spiral Galaxy|
|Distance (Lt.Yr)||8 MLy|
|Visual / Apparent Magnitude||8.90|
|Naked Eye Visible||Requires a 7x50 Binoculars - Magnitudes|
|Year of Discovery||1788|
|Discoverer||Sir William Herschel|
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