NGC 3464

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NGC 3464
NGC3464 - SDSS DR14.jpg
Observation data (J2000 epoch)
Right ascension 10h 54m 40s[1]
Declination−21° 04′ 00″[1]
Distance167.3 ± 13.3 Mly
(51.3 ± 4.1 Mpc)[1]
Apparent magnitude (V)12.4[1]
Apparent size (V)2.6' × 1.7'[1]
Other designations
PGC 32778.[1]

NGC 3464 is a barred spiral galaxy in the constellation of Hydra, discovered 14 January 1886 by Ormond Stone.


Two supernovae were observed in NGC 3464 in 2002. SN 2002J, a Type Ic supernova, was detected 21 January, and SN 2002hy, a Type Ib supernova, was detected 12 November.[2] A Type Ia supernova, SN 2015H, was first observed 10 February 2015.[2]


  1. ^ a b c d e f g h "NED results for object NGC 3464". NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database. Retrieved 24 February 2017.
  2. ^ a b "List of Supernovae". IAU Central Bureau for Astronomical Telegrams. IAU. Retrieved 24 February 2017.