Astronomy Planning Made Easy. Learn more.
Weather for Jul 27 Night
Clouds Seeing
Waxing Crescent
10:42 23:17

Galaxy IC 5130 Galaxy in Indus Constellation

Size: 1.9' x 36'' Magnitude: 13.6 Also known as ESO 48-8, IRAS 21456-7413, PGC 67445

Build and share your astrophotographer profile for free!

Be the first to share your astrophotograph for IC 5130!

Upload Your Astrophotography

Telescope Simulator

Check how Galaxy IC 5130 would look like through your camera, eyepiece or binoculars.

This tool was designed to check framing, not visual magnitude. Objects will look dimmer on your eyepiece and binoculars.

Camera Eyepiece Binoculars Off

Hourly Elevation Jul 27

Maximum elevation of Galaxy IC 5130 occurs at 02:36 hours

Monthly Elevation

Best period for observing Galaxy IC 5130 at hours

Early October

Data Sheet

21h 50m 24s
-73º 59' 50''
Sbc - Barred Spiral
363 M light years
Last visited objects: IC 5130