Southern Hemisphere

THETA (0) ERiDANi 5 A double star consisting of white stars of 3rd and 4th magnitudes.

OMICRON-2 (o2) ERiDANi (40 ERiDANi) 5 A multiple star that appears to the eye as a 4th-magnitude orange star. A small telescope reveals a 10th-magnitude companion—an easily seen white dwarf. This forms a binary with a fainter red dwarf.

32 ERiDANi 5 A pair of orange and blue stars of 5th and 6th magnitudes visible with small telescopes.

NGC 1300 5 S A barred spiral galaxy, some 75 million light-years away. Its central bar is longer than the diameter of our own galaxy.

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