NGC 5921

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NGC 5921
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NGC 5921
Observation data (J2000 epoch)
Constellation Serpens Caput
Right ascension 15h 21m 56.5s[1]
Declination +05° 04′ 14″[1]
Redshift 1480 ± 1 km/s[1]
Apparent magnitude (V) 11.5[1]
Characteristics
Type SB(r)bc[1]
Apparent size (V) 4′.9 × 4′.0[1]
Other designations
UGC 9824,[1] PGC 54849[1]
See also: Galaxy, List of galaxies

NGC 5921 is a barred spiral galaxy in the constellation Serpens Caput. In February 2001 a type II supernova (SN 2001X) was discovered in NGC 5921.[2]

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  1. ^ a b c d e f g h "NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database". Results for NGC 5921. Retrieved 2006-11-25. 
  2. ^ "Bright Supernovae - 2001". ASRAS. Archived from the original on 3 July 2015. Retrieved 3 July 2015.