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IC883 Facts

IC883 Facts Starburst Galaxy in Canes Venatici

IC883 is a starburst galaxy object of interest in space. It lies at a distance of 300 Million LY light years away in the constellation of Canes Venatici.

It is also referred to as IC883 which is short for Index Catalogue number 883. The Index Catalogue is an update to the earlier NGC catalogue.

The Starburst Galaxy's location is 13 20 35.380 (R.A.) and +34 08 21.84 (Dec.).

Fact File

TypeStarburst Galaxy
Index Catalogue IdIC883
ConstellationCanes Venatici
Right Ascension13 20 35.380
Declination+34 08 21.84
Distance (Lt.Yr)300 Million LY
Morphological Type6 D
Angular Size0.573 0.333 145 (NIR) C
Radial Velocity6834

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