NGC 1487

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NGC 1487 is a spiral galaxy in the constellation Eridanus. It was discovered by James Dunlop on Oct 29, 1826.[1]

NGC 1487
NGC1487-hst-R814G606B450.jpg
Hubble Space Telescope image of NGC 1487
Observation data (J2000 epoch)
ConstellationEridanus
Right ascension 03h 55m 46s[2]
Declination−42° 22′ 01″[2]
Redshift0.002829[3]
Helio radial velocity848 ± 1 km/s[3]
Apparent magnitude (V)11.68[2]
Apparent magnitude (B)12.28[2]
Characteristics
TypePec[3]
Other designations
NGC 1487, MCG-07-09-002, LEDA 14117[2]
See also: Galaxy, List of galaxies

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Seligman, Courtney. "New General Catalog Objects: NGC 1450 - 1499". New General Catalog Objects: NGC 1450 - 1499. Retrieved 19 June 2019.
  2. ^ a b c d e "NGC 1487". SIMBAD. Centre de données astronomiques de Strasbourg. Retrieved 19 June 2019.
  3. ^ a b c "NASA/IPAC Extragalactic Database". ned.ipac.caltech.edu. Retrieved 19 June 2019.

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