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NGC 3750 (= PGC 36011, part of the Copeland Septet)
(part of HCG 57 =
NGC 3745, 3746, 3748, 3750, 3751, 3753 & 3754)
(part of Arp 320 = NGC 3745, 3746, 3748, 3750, 3753 & 3754, & PGC 36010)

Discovered (Feb 9, 1874) by Ralph Copeland
A 14th-magnitude lenticular galaxy (type E/S0?) in Leo (RA 11 37 51.6, Dec +21 58 29)
Part of the Copeland Septet (= Hickson Compact Group 57), and of Arp 320, used by the Arp Atlas as an example of a group of galaxies. Per the first IC note for NGC 3745, the RA should be increased by 1m 32s, and the NPD reduced by 15.9 arcmin. Apparent size 0.5 by 0.4 arcmin?

NGC 3751 (= PGC 36017, part of the Copeland Septet)
(part of HCG 57 =
NGC 3745, 3746, 3748, 3750, 3751, 3753 & 3754)
Discovered (Apr 5, 1874) by Ralph Copeland
A 14th-magnitude lenticular galaxy (type E/S0?) in Leo (RA 11 37 53.9, Dec +21 56 13)
Part of the Copeland Septet (= Hickson Compact Group 57). Per the first IC note for NGC 3745, the RA should be increased by 1m 32s, and the NPD reduced by 15.9 arcmin. Apparent size 0.5 by 0.2 arcmin?

NGC 3752 (= PGC 35608)
Discovered (Apr 2, 1801) by
William Herschel
A 13th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type Sab?) in Draco (RA 11 32 32.3, Dec +74 37 43)
Apparent size 1.7 by 0.7 arcmin?

NGC 3753 (= PGC 36016, part of the Copeland Septet)
(part of HCG 57 =
NGC 3745, 3746, 3748, 3750, 3751, 3753 & 3754)
(part of Arp 320 = NGC 3745, 3746, 3748, 3750, 3753 & 3754, & PGC 36010)

Discovered (Feb 9, 1874) by Ralph Copeland
A 14th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type Sab?) in Leo (RA 11 37 53.8, Dec +21 58 53)
Part of the Copeland Septet (= Hickson Compact Group 57), and of Arp 320, used by the Arp Atlas as an example of a group of galaxies. Per the first IC note for NGC 3745, the RA should be increased by 1m 32s, and the NPD reduced by 15.9 arcmin. Apparent size 1.7 by 0.5 arcmin?

NGC 3754 (= PGC 36018, part of the Copeland Septet)
(part of HCG 57 =
NGC 3745, 3746, 3748, 3750, 3751, 3753 & 3754)
(part of Arp 320 = NGC 3745, 3746, 3748, 3750, 3753 & 3754, & PGC 36010)

Discovered (Apr 5, 1874) by Ralph Copeland
A 14th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type Sb?) in Leo (RA 11 37 55.0, Dec +21 59 08)
Part of the Copeland Septet (= Hickson Compact Group 57), and of Arp 320, used by the Arp Atlas as an example of a group of galaxies. Per the first IC note for NGC 3745, the RA should be increased by 1m 32s, and the NPD reduced by 15.9 arcmin. Apparent size 0.4 by 0.3 arcmin?

NGC 3755 (= PGC 35913)
Discovered (Mar 11, 1831) by
John Herschel
A 13th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type SBc? pec) in Ursa Major (RA 11 36 33.2, Dec +36 24 37)
Apparent size 3.4 by 1.4 arcmin?

NGC 3756 (= PGC 35931)
Discovered (Apr 14, 1789) by
William Herschel
A 12th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type SBbc?) in Ursa Major (RA 11 36 47.8, Dec +54 17 39)
Apparent size 4.2 by 2.1 arcmin?

NGC 3757 (= PGC 35955)
Discovered (Mar 18, 1790) by
William Herschel
A 13th-magnitude lenticular galaxy (type S0?) in Ursa Major (RA 11 37 02.9, Dec +58 24 58)
Apparent size 1.1 by 1.1 arcmin?

NGC 3758 (= PGC 35905)
Discovered (Mar 18, 1874) by
Ralph Copeland
A 14th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type S??) in Leo (RA 11 36 29.1, Dec +21 35 49)
Apparent size 0.5 by 0.5 arcmin?

NGC 3759 (= PGC 35945)
Discovered (Aug 19, 1866) by
Heinrich d'Arrest
A 13th-magnitude lenticular galaxy (type SB0?) in Ursa Major (RA 11 36 53.8, Dec +54 49 23)
Apparent size 1.1 by 1.1 arcmin?

PGC 35948 (= "NGC 3759A")
Not an NGC object but sometimes called NGC 3759A due to its proximity to
NGC 3759
A 14th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type Sbc? pec) in Ursa Major (RA 11 36 58.0, Dec +55 09 44)
Apparent size 1.2 by 1.1 arcmin?

NGC 3760 (= PGC 31497 =
NGC 3301)
Discovered (Mar 12, 1784) by William Herschel (and later listed as NGC 3301)
Discovered (Feb 21, 1863) by Heinrich d'Arrest (and later listed as NGC 3760)
An 11th-magnitude lenticular galaxy (type SB0/a?) in Leo (RA 10 36 55.8, Dec +21 52 54)
The first IC adds "delenda (delete). It is = 3301 with an error of 1 hour in RA. Nothing seen in d'Arrest's place at Birr Castle and Strassburg"; so the identity of the two listings has been known for more than a century. Given that, see NGC 3301 for anything else.

NGC 3761 (= PGC 35933)
Discovered (Apr 11, 1882) by
Édouard Stephan (12a-47)
A 14th-magnitude elliptical galaxy (type E1?) in Leo (RA 11 36 44.1, Dec +22 59 33)
Apparent size 0.9 by 0.8 arcmin?

NGC 3762 (= PGC 35979)
Discovered (Mar 19, 1790) by
William Herschel
A 13th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type Sa?) in Ursa Major (RA 11 37 23.8, Dec +61 45 33)
Apparent size 1.8 by 0.5 arcmin?

NGC 3763 (= PGC 35907 =
IC 714)
Discovered (1880) by Andrew Common (21) (and later listed as NGC 3763)
Discovered (Feb 25, 1887) by Francis Leavenworth (and later listed as IC 714)
A 12th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type SAB(rs)c pec) in Crater (RA 11 36 30.2, Dec -09 50 49)
(Historical information to be added in the next iteration of this page; see IC 714 for a discussion of the duplicate listing.) Apparent size 0.9 by 0.75 arcmin.
DSS image of spiral galaxy NGC 3763
Above, a 2.4 arcmin wide closeup of NGC 3763
Below, a 12 arcmin wide region centered on the galaxy, also showing 5th-magnitude θ Crateris
DSS image of region near spiral galaxy NGC 3763

NGC 3764 (= PGC 35930)
Discovered (Aug 20, 1862) by
Heinrich d'Arrest
A 15th-magnitude peculiar galaxy (type pec?) in Leo (RA 11 36 54.5, Dec +17 53 21)
Apparent size 0.9 by 0.7 arcmin?

NGC 3765 (= PGC 35956)
Discovered (Mar 28, 1832) by
John Herschel
A 14th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type Sc?) in Leo (RA 11 37 04.3, Dec +24 05 47)
Apparent size 0.8 by 0.6 arcmin?

NGC 3766 (= OCL 860)
Discovered (1751) by
Nicolas Lacaille (III.7)
A 5th-magnitude open cluster (type I1p) in Centaurus (RA 11 36 14.3, Dec -61 36 36)
Apparent size 15 arcmin?
Wikisky image of NGC 3766
Above, an 18 arcmin wide region centered on NGC 3766

NGC 3767 (= PGC 35969)
Discovered (Mar 17, 1831) by
John Herschel
A 13th-magnitude lenticular galaxy (type SB0?) in Leo (RA 11 37 15.5, Dec +16 52 39)
Apparent size 1.0 by 0.9 arcmin?

NGC 3768 (= PGC 35968)
Discovered (Mar 14, 1784) by
William Herschel
A 12th-magnitude lenticular galaxy (type S0?) in Leo (RA 11 37 14.4, Dec +17 50 22)
Apparent size 1.6 by 0.9 arcmin?

NGC 3769 (= PGC 35999, and with
PGC 36008 = Arp 280)
Discovered (Feb 5, 1788) by William Herschel
A 12th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type SBb?) in Ursa Major (RA 11 37 44.1, Dec +47 53 36)
With PGC 36008, used by the Arp Atlas as an example of interacting galaxies. Apparent size 2.9 by 1.0 arcmin?

PGC 36008 (= "NGC 3769A", and with
NGC 3769 = Arp 280)
Not an NGC object, but sometimes called NGC 3769A due to its proximity to NGC 3769
A 14th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type SBm? pec) in Ursa Major (RA 11 37 50.5, Dec +47 52 54)
With NGC 3769, used by the Arp Atlas as an example of interacting galaxies. Apparent size 0.9 by 0.3 arcmin?

NGC 3770 (= PGC 36025)
Discovered (Mar 19, 1790) by
William Herschel
A 13th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type SBa?) in Ursa Major (RA 11 37 58.7, Dec +59 37 02)
Apparent size 1.0 by 0.7 arcmin?

NGC 3771 (= PGC 36107)
Discovered (1886) by
Francis Leavenworth (II-446)
A 13th-magnitude elliptical galaxy (type E0?) in Crater (RA 11 39 05.9, Dec -09 20 52)
Apparent size 1.3 by 1.3 arcmin?

NGC 3772 (= PGC 36005)
Discovered (Apr 10, 1785) by
William Herschel
A 14th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type SBa?) in Leo (RA 11 37 48.4, Dec +22 41 26)
Apparent size 1.1 by 0.6 arcmin?

NGC 3773 (= PGC 36043)
Discovered (Apr 12, 1784) by
William Herschel
A 12th-magnitude lenticular galaxy (type S0?) in Leo (RA 11 38 13.0, Dec +12 06 45)
Apparent size 1.2 by 1.0 arcmin?

NGC 3774 (= PGC 36058)
Discovered (Jan 24, 1887) by
Francis Leavenworth (II-447)
A 14th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type SBb?) in Crater (RA 11 38 30.3, Dec -08 58 35)
Apparent size 1.0 by 0.5 arcmin?

NGC 3775 (= PGC 36055)
Discovered (1880) by
Andrew Common (22)
A 14th-magnitude lenticular galaxy (type SAB0+(r)?) in Crater (RA 11 38 26.7, Dec -10 38 17)
Apparent size 1.1 by 0.5 arcmin?

NGC 3776 (= PGC 36048)
Discovered (1886) by
Ormond Stone (I-190)
A 15th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type Sb?) in Virgo (RA 11 38 17.9, Dec -03 21 14)
Apparent size 0.3 by 0.2 arcmin?

NGC 3777 (= PGC 35879)
Discovered (Feb 26, 1886) by
Francis Leavenworth (I-191)
A 13th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type Sab?) in Crater (RA 11 36 06.8, Dec -12 34 09)
The second IC lists a corrected RA (per Howe) of 11 29 01.

NGC 3778 (= PGC 36051)
Discovered (Mar 31, 1835) by
John Herschel
A 13th-magnitude lenticular galaxy (type E/SB0?) in Centaurus (RA 11 38 21.4, Dec -50 42 56)
Apparent size 1.2 by 0.9 arcmin?

NGC 3779 (= PGC 36084 =
IC 717)
Discovered (1880) by Andrew Common (22) (and later listed as NGC 3779)
Discovered (Feb 14, 1888) by Frank Muller (and later listed as IC 717)
A 14th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type SB(s)d pec) in Crater (RA 11 38 50.8, Dec -10 35 03)
The second IC lists a corrected RA (per Howe) of 11 31 47. (See IC 717 for a discussion of the double listing.) Apparent size 1.5 by 0.8 arcmin?
DSS image of spiral galaxy NGC 3779
Above, a 2.4 arcmin wide closeup of NGC 3779
Below, a 12 arcmin wide region centered on the galaxy, also showing NGC 3775
DSS image of region near spiral galaxy NGC 3779, also showing lenticular galaxy NGC 3775

NGC 3780 (= PGC 36138)
Discovered (Apr 14, 1789) by
William Herschel
A 12th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type Sc?) in Ursa Major (RA 11 39 21.9, Dec +56 16 14)
Apparent size 3.0 by 2.4 arcmin?

NGC 3781 (= PGC 36104)
Discovered (Apr 28, 1881) by
Édouard Stephan (11a-11)
A 14th-magnitude lenticular galaxy (type S0?) in Leo (RA 11 39 03.9, Dec +26 21 45)
Apparent size 0.5 by 0.3 arcmin?

NGC 3782 (= PGC 36136)
Discovered (Feb 5, 1788) by
William Herschel
A 12th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type SBcd?) in Ursa Major (RA 11 39 20.5, Dec +46 30 47)
Apparent size 1.6 by 1.1 arcmin?

NGC 3783 (= PGC 36101)
Discovered (Apr 21, 1835) by
John Herschel
A 12th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type SBa?) in Centaurus (RA 11 39 01.6, Dec -37 44 18)
Apparent size 1.9 by 1.7 arcmin?

NGC 3784 (= PGC 36147)
Discovered (Apr 28, 1881) by
Édouard Stephan (11a-12)
A 14th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type SBa?) in Leo (RA 11 39 29.7, Dec +26 18 35)
Apparent size 0.9 by 0.3 arcmin?

NGC 3785 (= PGC 36148)
Discovered (Apr 28, 1881) by
Édouard Stephan (11a-13)
A 14th-magnitude lenticular galaxy (type S0?) in Leo (RA 11 39 32.9, Dec +26 18 10)
Apparent size 1.0 by 0.4 arcmin?

NGC 3786 (= PGC 36158, and with
NGC 3788 = Arp 294)
Discovered (Apr 10, 1831) by John Herschel
A 12th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type SBa? pec) in Ursa Major (RA 11 39 42.5, Dec +31 54 31)
Apparent size 2.1 by 1.1 arcmin? With NGC 3788, used by the Arp Atlas as an example of double or multiple galaxies with long filaments.

NGC 3787 (= PGC 36154)
Discovered (May 10, 1864) by
Heinrich d'Arrest
A 14th-magnitude lenticular galaxy (type S0?) in Leo (RA 11 39 38.1, Dec +20 27 18)
Apparent size 0.4 by 0.3 arcmin?

NGC 3788 (= PGC 36160, and with
NGC 3786 = Arp 294)
Discovered (Apr 29, 1827) by John Herschel
A 13th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type SBab? pec) in Ursa Major (RA 11 39 44.7, Dec +31 55 50)
Apparent size 2.1 by 0.7 arcmin? With NGC 3786, used by the Arp Atlas as an example of double or multiple galaxies with long filaments.

NGC 3789 (= PGC 36036)
Discovered (1886) by
Francis Leavenworth (II-448)
A 13th-magnitude lenticular galaxy (type S0/a?) in Crater (RA 11 38 09.0, Dec -09 36 24)
Apparent size 1.3 by 0.7 arcmin?

NGC 3790 (= PGC 36167)
Discovered (Apr 17, 1784) by
William Herschel
A 14th-magnitude lenticular galaxy (type S0/a?) in Leo (RA 11 39 47.2, Dec +17 42 44)
Apparent size 1.1 by 0.3 arcmin?

NGC 3791 (= PGC 36156)
Discovered (Feb 22, 1787) by
William Herschel
A 13th-magnitude lenticular galaxy (type S0?) in Crater (RA 11 39 41.6, Dec -09 22 00)
Apparent size 1.4 by 1.0 arcmin?

NGC 3792
Recorded (Apr 27, 1881) by
Edward Holden
A pair of 12th- and 15th-magnitude stars in Virgo (RA 11 39 38.5, Dec +05 06 00)

NGC 3793
Recorded (Feb 12, 1882) by
Wilhelm Tempel (V)
A 14th-magnitude star in Ursa Major (RA 11 40 02.0, Dec +31 52 41)

NGC 3794 (= PGC 36238 =
NGC 3804)
Discovered (Apr 14, 1789) by William Herschel (and later listed as NGC 3794)
Discovered (Mar 18, 1790) by William Herschel (and later listed as NGC 3804)
A 13th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type SBc?) in Ursa Major (RA 11 40 54.0, Dec +56 12 06)
Apparent size 2.2 by 1.5 arcmin?

NGC 3795 (= PGC 36192)
Discovered (Mar 18, 1790) by
William Herschel
A 13th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type Sbc?) in Ursa Major (RA 11 40 06.7, Dec +58 36 45)
Apparent size 2.1 by 0.5 arcmin?

PGC 36137 (= "NGC 3795A")
Not an NGC object but sometimes called NGC 3795A since in general area of
NGC 3795
A 14th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type Scd?) in Ursa Major (RA 11 39 21.3, Dec +58 16 07)
Apparent size 2.4 by 2.2 arcmin?

PGC 36037 (= "NGC 3795B")
Not an NGC object but sometimes called NGC 3795B since in general area of
NGC 3795
A 13th-magnitude lenticular galaxy (type E/S0?) in Ursa Major (RA 11 38 08.6, Dec +58 45 29)
Apparent size 0.9 by 0.9 arcmin?

NGC 3796 (= PGC 36215)
Discovered (Mar 19, 1790) by
William Herschel
A 13th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type S??) in Ursa Major (RA 11 40 31.0, Dec +60 17 56)
Apparent size 1.3 by 0.9 arcmin?

NGC 3797
Recorded (Feb 12, 1882) by
Wilhelm Tempel (V)
A 14th-magnitude star in Ursa Major (RA 11 40 13.4, Dec +31 54 23)

NGC 3798 (= PGC 36199)
Discovered (Apr 6, 1785) by
William Herschel
A 12th-magnitude lenticular galaxy (type SB0?) in Leo (RA 11 40 13.9, Dec +24 41 49)
Apparent size 2.3 by 1.2 arcmin?

NGC 3799 (= PGC 36193, and with
NGC 3800 = Arp 83)
Discovered (Apr 21, 1832) by John Herschel
A 14th-magnitude spiral galaxy (type SB(s)b? pec) in Leo (RA 11 40 09.3, Dec +15 19 39)
Based on a recessional velocity of 3310 km/sec (which happens to be the same as that listed by NED for its apparent companion, NGC 3800), NGC 3799 is about 155 million light years away. Given that and its apparent size of 0.8 by 0.5 arcmin, it is about 35 thousand light years across.
SDSS image of spiral galaxies NGC 3799 and NGC 3800, also known as Arp 83
Above, a 2.4 arcmin wide closeup of NGC 3799 and 3800
Below, a 12 arcmin wide region centered on NGC 3799, also showing NGC 3800
SDSS image of region near spiral galaxies NGC 3799 and NGC 3800, also known as Arp 83
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