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Catalogue and alternative designations

NGC 2403

Type Galaxy
Position 07 36 51.4, +65 36 09
Constellation Camelopardalis
Camera and Telescope QSI 583 WSG, 20cm Maksutov Newtonian courtesy Dean Salman
Focal Ratio F4
Exposure Details HaLRGB 240:120:120:130 with Astrodon series 2 filters
Description NGC 2403 is a bright intermediate spiral galaxy (magnitude 8.9).  It is about 50,000 light years in diameter and 8 million light years distant and bears a strong resemblance to M33 and NGC 300.