NGC 3054

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NGC 3054
NGC 3054
Observation data (J2000 epoch)
Right ascension 09h 54m 28.6s[1]
Declination−25° 42′ 12″[1]
Redshift2426 ± 7 km/s[1]
Distance (comoving)39.99 Mpc
Apparent magnitude (V)12.6[1]
Apparent size (V)3′.8 × 2′.3[1]
Other designations
ESO 499- G 18,[1] PGC 28571[1]
See also: Galaxy, List of galaxies

NGC 3054 is an intermediate spiral galaxy in the constellation Hydra. It was discovered by Christian Heinrich Friedrich Peters in 1859. It is probably in the same galaxy group as NGC 2935.

In January 2006, a supernova (SN 2006T) was observed in NGC 3054.

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  1. ^ a b c d e f g h "NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database". Results for NGC 3054. Retrieved 2006-11-25.

Coordinates: Sky map 09h 54m 28.6s, −25° 42′ 12″