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Table 1

Galaxy parameters of NGC 300.

Morphological type Scd
RA (J2000) 00h54m53.54s
Dec (J2000) −37°4104.3″
Distancea 1.98 Mpc
Major axis position angle (north eastwards) 114.3°
Inclination between line of sight and polar axis 48.5°
9.75 (~5.62 kpc)
Estimated total mass (dark and luminous)c 2.9 × 1010 M
Stellar massd 2.1 × 109 M
HI massc 1.5 × 109 M

Notes. Data from the HyperLeda database (Makarov et al. 2014) except where noted otherwise. (a) Tully et al. (2013). (b) Length of the projected semi-major axis of the galaxy at the isophotal level 25 mag arcsec−2. (c) Westmeier et al. (2011). (d) Data from the S4G catalogue (Sheth et al. 2010; Muñoz-Mateos et al. 2013; Querejeta et al. 2015).

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