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Notes for object NGC 3294

6 note(s) found in NED.

1. 1994CAG1..B...0000S
Re:NGC 3294
Oct 31/Nov 1, 1946
30 min
NGC 3294 and NGC 877 to the right have
spiral arms of the grand design type, albeit with
a multiple-arm outer pattern. The two galaxies
below are of the flocculent type whose prototypes
are NGC 488 and NGC 2841.
The one highest-surface-brightness arm
which starts at the center in an (s)-type
configuration can be traced for a full 1 1/2
revolutions outward before it fades below
detectability on this 100-inch Hooker Telescope
plate. The corresponding opposite arm can be
traced for a whole revolution, which is unusual.
The redshift of NGC 3294 is 1566 km/s.

2. 1976RC2...C...0000d
Re:NGC 3294
= Holm 202a
NGC 3291 (= Holm 202b) at 4.8 arcmin is a star.
NGC 3304 is at 18 arcmin.
SN in 1955 (noted in RC1) has not been confirmed.

3. 1973UGC...C...0000N
Re:UGC 05753
SA(s)c (de Vaucouleurs)

4. 1964RC1...C...0000d
Re:NGC 3294
= Holm 202a
Very small, diffuse, bright nucleus. Pseudo (r): 0.4 arcmin x 0.2 arcmin.
Several knotty bright branching arms.
NGC 3291 (Holm 202b) at 4.8 arcmin is a star.
NGC 3304 at 18 arcmin.
SN 1955
A.J., 61, 338, 1956.

5. 1956AJ.....61...97H
Re:NGC 3294
HMS Note No. 091
Slit on nucleus and brightest emission patch.
HMS Note No. 092
Brightest emission patch 35 arcsec [west] of nucleus.
Difference in redshifts probably not significant for rotation,
because patch is nearly equidistant from major and minor axes.

6. 1918PLicO..13....9C
Re:NGC 3294
A rather open spiral 3' x 1.5'; nucleus faint and stellar; whorls rather faint.
1 s.n.

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