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Notes for object NGC 2955

3 note(s) found in NED.


1. 1994CAG1..B...0000S
Re:NGC 2955
Sc(s)I
PH-8071-S
Feb 5/6, 1981
103aO
12 min
Racine wedge
NGC 2955, with v_o = 7051 km/s, has the
second-largest redshift in the RSA; consequently
the number of resolution elements in the image is
among the smallest in this atlas. (The galaxy with
the largest redshift is NGC 7119, ScII, panel
282, with v_o = 9825 km/s.)
There are two main arms of the grand design
type beginning at the center in NGC 2955.

2. 1973UGC...C...0000N
Re:UGC 05166
{(R')}SA(r)b (de Vaucouleurs)
{UGC incorrectly notes "Pec". H. Corwin}

3. 1964RC1...C...0000d
Re:NGC 2955
Small, very bright nucleus in a small bright (r): 0.25 arcmin x 0.1 arcmin.
Many filamentary knotty arms in bright part: 1.4 arcmin x 0.6 arcmin.
Pseudo (r): 1.35 arcmin x 0.55 arcmin. Very faint pseudo (R): 2.4 arcmin x
1.3 arcmin:
Lund 9 major axis dimension (0.7 arcmin) is an error.


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