NGC 3185

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Coordinates: Sky map 10h 17m 38.584s, +21° 41′ 17.82″

NGC 3185
Stalking our celebrity neighbours.jpg
NGC 3185, imaged by the Hubble Space Telescope
Observation data (J2000 epoch)
ConstellationLeo
Right ascension 10h 17m 38.584s[1]
Declination+21° 41′ 17.82″[1]
Redshift0.004060[2]
Helio radial velocity1217[2]
Distance74.62 ± 16.07 Mly (22.879 ± 4.928 Mpc)[2]
Group or clusterHCG 44[3]
Apparent magnitude (V)12.17[4]
Apparent magnitude (B)12.99[4]
Characteristics
Type(R)SB(r)a[2]
Apparent size (V)2.373′ &times 1.234′[4]
Other designations
NGC 3185, UGC 5554, MCG+04-24-024, HCG 44c, PGC 30059

NGC 3185 is a spiral galaxy located 20.4 Mpc away in the Leo constellation. NGC 3185 is a member of a four-galaxy group called HCG 44.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Skrutskie, M. (2006). "The Two Micron All Sky Survey (2MASS)". The Astronomical Journal. 131 (2): 1163–1183. Bibcode:2006AJ....131.1163S. doi:10.1086/498708.
  2. ^ a b c d "NED Results for NGC 3185". NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database. Retrieved 2 September 2016.
  3. ^ "Stalking our celebrity neighbours". www.spacetelescope.org. 2013. Retrieved 9 February 2017.
  4. ^ a b c "NGC 3185". SIMBAD. Centre de données astronomiques de Strasbourg. Retrieved 9 February 2017.

External links[edit]

  • Media related to NGC 3185 at Wikimedia Commons