NGC 4323

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NGC 4323
Messier 100.jpg
Messier 100 with the satellite galaxies NGC 4323 and NGC 4328
Observation data (J2000 epoch)
Constellation Coma Berenices[1]
Right ascension 12h 23m 01.674s[2]
Declination +15° 54′ 19.65″[2]
Redshift 17898 ± 1 km/s[3]
Distance 52.5[4] Mly
Apparent magnitude (V) 15.7[3]
Type dE(s)bc[3]
Apparent size (V) 0.953′ × 0.610′[2]
See also: Galaxy, List of galaxies

NGC 4323 is a galaxy about 52.5 million light-years away in the constellation Coma Berenices. It is a satellite galaxy of Messier 100.


  1. ^ Dreyer, J. L. E. (1988). Sinnott, R. W., ed. The Complete New General Catalogue and Index Catalogue of Nebulae and Star Clusters. Sky Publishing Corporation and Cambridge University Press. ISBN 0-933346-51-4. 
  2. ^ a b c Skrutskie, M. F.; et al. (February 2006), "The Two Micron All Sky Survey (2MASS)", The Astronomical Journal, 131 (2): 1163–1183, Bibcode:2006AJ....131.1163S, doi:10.1086/498708. 
  3. ^ a b c "Results for NGC 4321". NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database. NASA. Retrieved 2006-08-31. 
  4. ^ "Pattern Speeds BIMA-SONG Galaxies with Molecule-Dominated ISMs Using the Tremaine-Weinberg Method". (Ferrarese et al. 1996). arXiv:astro-ph/0406426Freely accessible. 

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