3C 212

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3C 212
Observation data (Epoch J2000)
Constellation Cancer
Right ascension 08h 58m 41.50s[1]
Declination +14° 09′ 44.0″[1]
Redshift 1.048[1]
Distance 7.7 billion light-years
(Light travel time)[1]
10.9 billion light-years
Type Q[1]
Apparent magnitude (V) 19.06[2]
Other designations
BWE 0855+1421, QSO J0858+1409, LEDA 2817600
See also: Quasar, List of quasars

3C 212 is a quasar[2] located in the constellation Cancer.


  1. ^ a b c d e f "NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database". Results for 3C 212. Retrieved 2006-10-26. 
  2. ^ a b Simbad 3C 212

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