NGC 2798

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NGC 2798 is a barred spiral galaxy in the constellation Lynx. NGC 2798 and NGC 2799 are listed under the Arp Catalogue as Arp 283 and noted as an "interacting galaxy pair".

NGC 2798
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NGC 2799 (left) and NGC 2798 (right) by NASA/ESA/SDSS/Judy Schmidt
Observation data (J2000 epoch)
Right ascension 09h 17m 22s[1]
Declination+41° 59′ 58″[1]
Helio radial velocity1726 ± 10 km/s[2]
Apparent magnitude (V)12.32[1]
Apparent magnitude (B)13.04[1]
Other designations
NGC 2798, Arp 283, IRAS F09141+4212, 2MASX J09172295+4159589, UGC 4905

The galaxy is listed in the New General Catalogue.


  1. ^ a b c d "NGC 2798". SIMBAD. Centre de données astronomiques de Strasbourg. Retrieved 23 April 2019.
  2. ^ a b c "NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database". Retrieved April 24, 2019.

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