NGC 3972

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Coordinates: Sky map 11h 55m 45.117s, +55° 19′ 14.42″

NGC 3972
NGC3972 - HST- Potw1810a.jpg
NGC3972 taken by Hubble Space Telescope.[1]
Observation data (J2000 [2] epoch)
ConstellationUrsa Major
Right ascension11h 55m 45.117s [2]
Declination+55° 19′ 14.42″ [2]
Redshift0.002799 [2]
Helio radial velocity838km/s [2]
Apparent magnitude (B)13.14[2]
Characteristics
TypeSbc [2]
Other designations
BWE 1153+5534, 6C 115318+553540, 7C 115322.00+553446.00, GB6 B1153+5534, 87GB 115323.7+553508, IRAS 11531+5535, IRAS F11531+5535, LEDA 37466, 2MASX J11554511+5519144, MCG09-20-032, 2MFGC 9363, NVSS J115558+551802, PSCz Q11531+5535, SDSS J115545.08+551914.6, UGC6904, UZC J115545.2+551913, VLSS J1155.9+5517, WN B1153.3+5534, Z 269-16, Z 1153.1+5535, [CHM2007] LDC 867 J115545.11+5519144, [CHM2007] HDC 706 J115545.11+5519144 [2]
See also: Galaxy, List of galaxies

NGC 3972 is a spiral galaxy located in the constellation of Ursa Major.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Galaxy full of cosmic lighthouses". www.spacetelescope.org. Retrieved 5 March 2018.
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h "SIMBAD AstronomicalDatabase - CDS (Strasbourg)". Results for NGC 3972.