NGC 107

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NGC 107
NGC 0107 SDSS.jpg
SDSS image of NGC 107
Observation data (J2000 epoch)
Constellation Cetus
Right ascension 00h 25m 42.185s[1]
Declination −08° 16′ 58.07″[1]
Redshift 0.020978[2]
Helio radial velocity 6289[2]
Apparent magnitude (B) 15.67[3]
Characteristics
Type Sbc[2]
Size 48,100 ly (14,750 pc)[2][note 1]
Apparent size (V) 0.6′ × 0.5′[2]
Other designations
PGC 1606, 2MASX J00254218-0816580[3]
See also: Galaxy, List of galaxies

NGC 107 is a spiral galaxy estimated to be about 280 million light-years away in the constellation of Cetus. It was discovered by Otto Struve in 1866 and its magnitude is 14.2.[4]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ POSS1 103a-O values used.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Skrutskie, M. (2006). "The Two Micron All Sky Survey (2MASS)". The Astronomical Journal. 131 (2): 1163–1183. Bibcode:2006AJ....131.1163S. doi:10.1086/498708. 
  2. ^ a b c d e "NED results for object NGC 0107". National Aeronautics and Space Administration / Infrared Processing and Analysis Center. Retrieved 16 March 2017. 
  3. ^ a b "NGC 107". SIMBAD. Centre de données astronomiques de Strasbourg. Retrieved 16 March 2017. 
  4. ^ "NGC Objects: NGC 100 - 149".