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NGC 3077 Facts

NGC 3077 Facts Small Galaxy (Peculiar) in Ursa Major

NGC 3077 is a small galaxy (peculiar) object of interest in space. It lies at a distance of 12.8 Million Ly light years away in the constellation of Ursa Major.

It is also referred to as NGC(3077) in the New General Catalogue. This is a list of deep space objects that was compiled by John Louis Emil Dreyer in 1888 in an update to John Herschel earlier catalogue.

The Small Galaxy (Peculiar)'s location is 10:03:19.1 (R.A.) and 68:44:02 (Dec.). Its Visual (Apparent) Brightness is 11.00 Magnitude . The object can not be seen by the naked eye, you need a telescope to see it.

Fact File


NameNGC 3077
TypeSmall Galaxy (Peculiar)
NGC Id3077
ConstellationUrsa Major
Right Ascension10:03:19.1
Declination68:44:02
Distance (Lt.Yr)12.8 Million Ly
Visual / Apparent Magnitude11.00
Naked Eye VisibleRequires a 4.5 - 6 Inch Telescope - Magnitudes
Sourcehttps://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/NGC_3077


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