NGC 1300 is a barred spiral galaxy object of interest in space. It lies at a distance of 61 light years away in the constellation of Eridanus.
It is also referred to as NGC(1300) 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.
The Barred Spiral Galaxy's location is 13:19.41s (R.A.) and -19:24.41 (Dec.). . The object can not be seen by the naked eye, you need a telescope to see it.
|Type||Barred Spiral Galaxy|
|Naked Eye Visible||Requires a 4.5 - 6 Inch Telescope - Magnitudes|
|Copright||N.A.S.A, Hubble Site|