3C 285

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3C 285
Observation data (Epoch J2000)
Constellation Canes Venatici
Right ascension 13h 21m 17.813s[1]
Declination +42° 35′ 15.38″[1]
Redshift 0.079 400[2]
Distance (comoving) 323 megaparsecs (1.05×109 ly) h−1
0.73
[2]
Type rG, Rad, AGN, G, GiG, QSO[1]
G, FR II[2]
Apparent dimensions (V) 0.417´ x 0.242´[1]
Apparent magnitude (V) 16.23[1]
Other designations
DA 343, LEDA 46625, 3C 285, 4C 42.37
See also: Quasar, List of quasars

3C 285 is a radio galaxy located in the constellation Canes Venatici.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e "Query : 3C 285". Simbad. Centre de Données astronomiques de Strasbourg. Retrieved 2 June 2015. 
  2. ^ a b c "NED results for object 3C 285". NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database. Retrieved 2 June 2015. 

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Coordinates: Sky map 13h 21m 17.813s, +42° 35′ 15.38″