NGC2207

Teaser:
Discovered by John Herschel in 1835, NGC 2207 and IC 2163 are colliding spiral galaxies at a distance of around 80 million light-years in the constellation of Canis Major.
Priority:
Interesting
Month:
January
Visibility:
January to April
RA (J2000):
06 16 22.1
Dec (J2000):
-21 22 21
Image:
Observing tips:
120 seconds in colour on FT South
Dates visible:
Dec 29 2017