NGC 112

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NGC 112
NGC112 - SDSS DR14.png
SDSS view of NGC 112
Observation data
Constellation Andromeda
Right ascension 00h 26m 48.82s
Declination +31° 42′ 11.7″
Redshift 0.020968 [1]
Helio radial velocity 6285 km/s[1]
Distance 295 Mly
[2]
Characteristics
Type SB(rs)bc?
Size 75,000 ly
See also: Galaxy, List of galaxies

NGC 112 is a spiral galaxy located in the constellation Andromeda.
It was discovered by American astronomer, Lewis Swift, on September 17, 1885. The galaxy lies approximately 295 Million light-years from earth, and is about 75,000 light-years in diameter.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database". Results for NGC 0112. Retrieved 2015-08-19.
  2. ^ "Celestial Atlas". Cseligman. Retrieved 2015-08-19.

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