Image acquisition by CEDIC team (Christoph Kaltseis, Bernhard Hubl, Markus Blauensteiner)Image processing by Christoph Kaltseis
+ 8.8 mag
6.5 Mio light years
19.3’ x 13.3’
NGC 300 is a member of the Sculptor group of galaxies, a nearby group,which contains five spiral galaxies and more than 20 dwarf galaxies.The structure of NGC 300 is very similar to the structure of M 33.