NGC 1637

Alt. Designations: NGC 1637
Object Type: barred spiral galaxy
Constellation: Eridanus
Distance: 25 mly
Right Ascension: 04h 41m 28.2s
Declination: -02° 51´ 28"
Visual Magnitude: 10.8
Apparent Dimension: 3.3´ X 2.7´
Best Month To View: Dec

NGC 1637 is an intermediate spiral galaxy about 25 million light-years away in the constellation Eridanus. A supernova (SN 1999em) was observed in NGC 1637.