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NGC 3455 Facts

NGC 3455 Facts Spiral Galaxy in Leo

NGC 3455 is a spiral galaxy object of interest in space. It lies at a distance of 65 Million Ly light years away in the constellation of Leo.

It is also referred to as NGC(3455) 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 Spiral Galaxy's location is 10:54:29.72 (R.A.) and 17:17:22.28 (Dec.). Its Visual (Apparent) Brightness is 12.30 Magnitude . The object can not be seen by the naked eye, you need a telescope to see it.

Fact File


NameNGC 3455
TypeSpiral Galaxy
NGC Id3455
ConstellationLeo
Right Ascension10:54:29.72
Declination17:17:22.28
Distance (Lt.Yr)65 Million Ly
Visual / Apparent Magnitude12.30
Naked Eye VisibleRequires a 4.5 - 6 Inch Telescope - Magnitudes
Radial Velocity1117
Sourcehttps://www.spacetelescope.org/images/potw1415a/
CoprightSpace Telescope


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