147 may refer to:

  • 147 (number), a natural number
  • AD 147, a year of the Julian calendar, in the second century
  • 147 BC, a year of the pre-Julian Roman calendar
  • 147 AH, a year in the Islamic calendar that corresponds to 764765 CE

In the militaryEdit

Science and medicineEdit

  • 147 Protogeneia, a large main belt asteroid with a low eccentricity and low inclination
  • NGC 147, a Dwarf spheroidal galaxy about 2.58 million light-years away in the constellation Cassiopeia
  • Promethium-147, an isotope of promethium with a half-life of 2.62 years
  • JWH-147 is an analgesic drug used in scientific research, which acts as a cannabinoid agonist at both the CB1 and CB2 receptors

In snookerEdit

  • The maximum break, the highest possible break in snooker, in the absence of fouls and refereeing errors
  • 147-Break is a 1983 documentary with Steve Davis, an English professional snooker player
  • The Snooker 147 PlayStation 2 game


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