NGC 4984

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NGC 4984
NGC 4984
NGC 4984 2MASS (near-infrared)
Observation data (J2000 epoch)
Right ascension 13h 08m 57.2s[1]
Declination−15° 30′ 59″[1]
Redshift1279 ± 6 km/s[1]
Apparent magnitude (V)12.3[1]
Apparent size (V)2′.8 × 2′.2[1]
Other designations
PGC 45585[1]
See also: Galaxy, List of galaxies

NGC 4984 is an intermediate lenticular galaxy exhibiting a double ring structure in the constellation Virgo. In December 2011, supernova 2011iy was discovered in it.[2]


  1. ^ a b c d e f g "NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database". Results for NGC 4984. Retrieved 2007-04-02.
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Coordinates: Sky map 13h 08m 57.23s, −15° 30′ 58.7″