Main Catalogue

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UNECommon nameTypeConstellationVisiblity
index
R.A.
h min
Decl.
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MagDiam.
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Zone 0001 h
0001Zeta Scl Cluster (Blanco 1)OCScl2 m00 04,3-29 564,590
000247 TucanaeGbTuc2 n00 24,1-72 054,030
0003Andromeda GalaxySbAnd1 n f00 42,7+41 163,417863
0004Small Magellanic CloudSBTuc1 n f00 52,6-72 482,3319205
Zone 0102 h
0101Triangulum GalaxyScTri3 n f01 33,9+30 395,76239
0102NGC 752OCAnd3 sn01 57,8+37 415,750
Zone 0203 h
0201Stock 2OCCas3 n02 15+59 164,460
0202aDouble Cluster, h PerOCPer1 sn f02 19+57 094,336
0202bDouble Cluster, χ PerOCPer1 sn f02 22,4+57 074,436
0203Messier 34OCPer302 42+42 475,235
Zone 0304 h
0301Alpha Persei GroupOCPer1 mn f03 22+49 001,2185
0302PleiadesOCTau1 m f03 47+24 071,2110
0303Zeta Persei GroupOCPer1 m f03 50+34 00 300
0401HyadesOCTau1 m f04 27+16 000,5330
Zone 0405 h
0501Collinder 464OCCam2 ms f05 22+73 004,2120
0502Collinder 62OCAur2 sn05 22,5+41 004,228
0503Large Magellanic CloudSBDor1 n f05 23,6-69 450,4550170
0503aTarantula NebulaBNDor305 38,7-69 0654025
0504Collinder 65OCOri1 m f05 26+16 003220
0505Messier 38OCAur3 n05 28,7+35 506,421
0506Lambda Orionis ClusterOCOri1 m f05 35,1+9 562,865
0507NGC 1981OCOri205 35,2-4 264,625
0508aOrion NebulaBNOri2 n fc05 35,4-5 2746660
0508bTrapeziumOCOri205 35,4-5 233,748
0509NGC 1980OCnOri205 35,4-5 552,515
0510Orion's Belt (Cr 70)OCOri1 m f05 35.6-1 050,6140
0511Messier 36OCAur3 sn05 36,1+34 08612
0512Messier 37OCAur3 n05 52,4+32 335,624
Zone 0607 h
0601Messier 35OCGem3 n f06 08,9+24 205,128
0602NGC 2232OCMon3 ns06 26,6-4 453,930
0603Rosette Nebula (NGC 2237)BNMon3 sn06 31,4+4 564,880x60
0604Rosette Cluster (NGC 2244)OCnMon3 sn06 32,4+4 524,824
0605Collinder 106OCMon3 sn06 37,1+5 574,645
0606Collinder 107OCMon3 sn06 37,7+4 445,135
0607Christmas Tree Cluster (NGC 2264)OCnMon306 41,1+9 533,960
0608Messier 41OCCMa2 sn06 46-20 454,538
0609Omicron Canis Majoris Cluster (Cr 121)OCCMa2 n06 54,2-24 382,650
Zone 0708 h
0701Collinder 132OCCMa2 m f07 14,4-31 103,695
0702Collinder 135OCPup2 m f07 17-36 502,150
0703Tau Canis Majoris ClusterOCCMa2 s07 18,7-24 574,18
0704Collinder 140OCCMa2 mn f07 23,9-32 123,542
0705Messier 47OCPup307 36,6-14 304,430
0706NGC 2451AstPup2 sn f07 45,3-37 582,850
0707NGC 2516OCCar207 58,1-60 453,821
Zone 0809 h
0801NGC 2547OCnVel208 10,2-49 124,720
0802Messier 48OCHya3 n f08 13,8-5 485,854
0803Omicron Veloris ClusterOCVel208 39,6-52 552,560
0804PraesepeOCCnc2 mn f08 40,1+19 593,195
0805IC 2395OCVel208 42,5-48 084,617
0806Trumpler 10OCVel2 mn f08 47,8-42 294,615
08xxCollinder 173OCVel208 04-46 000,6370
Zone 0910 h
0901NGC 2808GbCar309 12-64 526,313,8
0902Bode's Nebula (M81)SbUMa409 55,5+69 046,92512
Zone 1011 h
1001NGC 3114OCCar210 02,5-60 084,235
1002IC 2581OCnCar210 27,4-57 384,38
1003NGC 3293OCnCar210 35,8-58 134,740
1004Southern PleiadesOCCar110 42,9-64 241,9100
1005Bochum 9OCnCar410 35,8-60 086,3 
1006Collinder 228OCCar210 43-60 014,415
1007aEta Carinae ClusterOCCar310 45,1-59 43510
1007bEta Carinae NebulaBNCar210 45,1-59 523120120
Zone 1112 h
1101NGC 3532OCCar211 05,2-58 44350
1102Collinder 240OCnCar311 11,2-60 173,925
1103Lambda Centauri ClusterOCnCen311 37,9-63 214,56035
Zone 1213 h
1201Ursa Major Moving ClusterOCUMa1 m f12 03+58 000,41400
1202Coma Berenices ClusterOCCom1 mn f12 25+26 001,8275
1203Jewel BoxOCCru312 53,6-60 214,210
12xxCoalsackDNCru112 53-63 00 400
Zone 1314 h
1301Omega CentauriGbCen2 n f13 26,8-47 293,736
Zone 1516 h
1501Messier 5GbSer3 sn15 18,6+2 055,817
Zone 1617 h
1601Messier 4GbSco316 23,6-26 325,926
1602Antares Moving ClusterOCSco1 m f16 26-26 001500
1603NGC 6193OCAra316 41,3-48 465,215
1604Hercules Globular Cluster (M13)GbHer3 sn16 41,7+36 285,917
1605Table of Scorpius (NGC 6231)OCSco2 sn f16 54,2-41 492,615
1606Collinder 316OCSco2 mn16 55,5-40 503,4105
Zone 1718 h
1701Messier 92GbHer3 np17 17,1+43 086,511
1702NGC 6383OCnSco217 34,7-32 355,55
1703Butterfly Cluster (M6)OCSco2 mn f17 40,3-32 154,220
1704IC 4665OCOph2 n17 46,3+5 434,241
1705Ptolemy's Cluster (M7)OCSco2 mn f17 53,9-34 483,380
1706Messier 23OCSgr3 n17 57,1-18 595,527
Zone 1819 h
1801Melotte 186OCOph2 m f18 01+3 003240
1802Trifid Nebula Cluster (M20)OCnSgr418 02,3-23 026,328
1803aLagoon Nebula (M8)BNSgr3 n18 03,7-24 2354530
1803bCluster in Lagoon NebulaOCSgr2 mn f18 04,5-24 214,615
1804Messier 21OCSgr3 mn f18 04,2-22 295,913
1805Eagle Cluster (M16)OCnSer3 n18 18,8-13 4767
1806Omega Nebula Cluster (M17)OCnSgr3 n18 20,8-16 11611
1807NGC 6633OCOph2 n18 27,7+6 344,627
1808Messier 25OCSgr2 n18 31,6-19 154,629
1809Messier 22GbSgr3 s18 36,4-23 545,124
1810IC 4756OCSer3 n f18 39+5 275,452
1811Wild Duck ClusterOCSct318 51,1-6 165,814
1812Delta Lyrae Cluster (Stephenson 1)OCLyr2 m f18 53,5+36 553,820
18xxSagittarius Star CloudmwSgr1 mn f18 16,9-18 293,19535
18xxAquila Rift (Great Rift)DNAql1 d18 41,3+0 35 1530660
18xxaScutum Star CloudmwSct1 mn f18 51-7 47 420
18xxbCDN 787+799DNSct1 d18 51-4 57 150150
Zone 1920 h
1901Coathanger ClusterAstVul2 mn f19 25,4+20 113,660
1902Stock 1OCVul319 35,8+25 135,360
1903Fish on the PlatterDNCyg2 d19 59+35 03 60180
19xxVulpecula Rift (Great Rift)DNVul1 d19 54+23 05 540480
Zone 1920 h
2001NGC 6871OCCyg3 sn f20 05,9+35 475,220
2002NGC 6885OCVul320 12+26 295,77
2003Collinder 419OCCyg3 s20 18,1+40 435,45
2004aGulf of MexicoDNCyg320 56,8+43 52 9090
2004bNorth America NebulaBNCyg3 n f20 58,8+44 20 120
20xxCygnus Star CloudmwCyg1 mn f19 50+35 00 1200480
20xxCygnus Rift (Great Rift)DNCyg1 f20 20,2+36 24 1410480
20xxNorthern CoalsackDNCyg1 f20 40+42 00 540300
Zone 2021 h
2101Messier 15GbPeg421 30+12 106,412
2102Messier 39OCCyg2 n21 32,2+48 264,632
2103IC 1396OCnCep3 ns f21 39,1+57 303,5170
Zone 2300 h
2301NGC 7686OCAnd3 s23 30,2+49 085,615
2302Cassiopeia Dark NebulaDNCas323 32,3+59 47 225
Zone 24, Milky Way Areas
2400Milky WaySB 1 mn f17 46-29 00 24000
2401Great Sagittarius Star CloudmwSgr-Sco1 mn f18 08-31 30 1620600
2403Northern Area of SagittariusmwSgr-Sct1 mn f18 30-16 12 600480
2404Western Area of AquilamwHer-Oph1 mn f18 43+10 31 1380300
2406Southern Area of AquilamwAql1 mn f19 10+0 53 600200
2407Aquila-Sagitta AreamwAql-Sge1 mn f19 40+12 31 1260300
2409Great RiftDNCyg-Aql1 f    
2411Deneb AreamwCyg120 46+47 32 840360
2412Eastern Area of CygnusmwCyg120 54+36 21 480240
2413Cepheus AreamwCep-Cas121 39+60 31 540300
2414Northern Dark AreaDNCyg-Cas122 00+57 40 1200120
2415Lacerta AreamwLac-Cas122 27+54 33 1920480
2416Auriga AreamwAur105 18+38 35 780180
2417Puppis AreamwPup107 56-27 19 1320660
2418Vela AreamwVel108 45-46 58 300
2419Carina AreamwCar-Cen110 58-60 06 1080540
2421Centaurus AreamwCen113 49-62 14 960720
2422Circinus AreaDNCen115 13-57 10 480240
2423Lupus AreamwLup115 39-48 27 840300
2424Norma AreamwCir-Nor116 21-52 54 1260600
2425Ophiuchus AreamwOph-Sco117 22-24 10 1560600