The galaxy NGC 3976

Image of NGC 3976
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Fairfield , NGC 3976 is not readily observable since it is very close to the Sun, at a separation of only 6° from it.

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Name NGC 3976
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Virgo
Magnitude:12.80 (B) [2]
9.70 (J) [2]
8.99 (H) [2]
8.76 (K) [2]
Hubble type:Sb
Right ascension:11h55m [2]
Declination:+06°44' [2]
Distance:33.9 Mpc
110.5 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute mag (V):-19.85

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41.14°N
73.26°W
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