NGC 3005 is an edge-on spiral galaxy in the constellation of Ursa Major,[5] discovered by Bindon Stoney on January 25, 1851.[6] It is a member of the NGC 2998 group, which also includes NGC 2998, NGC 3002, NGC 3006, NGC 3008, and a few others.[7][8]

NGC 3005
NGC3005 - SDSS DR14.jpg
SDSS image of NGC 3005
Observation data (J2000 epoch)
ConstellationUrsa Major
Right ascension09h 49m 15.007s[1]
Declination+44° 07′ 52.86″[1]
Redshift0.01521[2]
Helio radial velocity4525 km/s[2]
Distance229.0 ± 16.0 Mly (70.21 ± 4.92 Mpc)[3]
Apparent magnitude (B)14.94[4]
Characteristics
TypeSABc[4]
Other designations
MCG +07-20-054, PGC 28232[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Skrutskie, Michael F.; Cutri, Roc M.; Stiening, Rae; Weinberg, Martin D.; Schneider, Stephen E.; Carpenter, John M.; Beichman, Charles A.; Capps, Richard W.; Chester, Thomas; Elias, Jonathan H.; Huchra, John P.; Liebert, James W.; Lonsdale, Carol J.; Monet, David G.; Price, Stephan; Seitzer, Patrick; Jarrett, Thomas H.; Kirkpatrick, J. Davy; Gizis, John E.; Howard, Elizabeth V.; Evans, Tracey E.; Fowler, John W.; Fullmer, Linda; Hurt, Robert L.; Light, Robert M.; Kopan, Eugene L.; Marsh, Kenneth A.; McCallon, Howard L.; Tam, Robert; Van Dyk, Schuyler D.; Wheelock, Sherry L. (1 February 2006). "The Two Micron All Sky Survey (2MASS)". The Astronomical Journal. 131: 1163–1183. doi:10.1086/498708. ISSN 0004-6256.
  2. ^ a b c "NGC 3005". SIMBAD. Centre de données astronomiques de Strasbourg. Retrieved 2021-02-14.
  3. ^ "Results for object NGC 3005 (NGC 3005)". NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database. California Institute of Technology. Retrieved 2021-02-14.
  4. ^ a b "Search specification: NGC 3005". HyperLeda. Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1. Retrieved 2021-02-14.
  5. ^ Ford, Dominic. "The galaxy NGC 3005 - In-The-Sky.org". in-the-sky.org. Retrieved 2020-03-27.
  6. ^ "astronomy-mall.com".
  7. ^ "NAME NGC 2998 Group". SIMBAD. Centre de données astronomiques de Strasbourg. Retrieved 2021-02-14.
  8. ^ Paudel, Sanjaya; Sengupta, Chandreyee; Yoon, Suk-Jin; Chhatkuli, Daya Nidhi (2020). "MCG+07-20-052: Interacting Dwarf Pair in a Group Environment". The Astronomical Journal. 159 (4): 141. arXiv:2002.10076. Bibcode:2020AJ....159..141P. doi:10.3847/1538-3881/ab722f. S2CID 211258826.

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